--http_authedit

Summaryedit

Allow basic HTTP authentication (e.g. user:pass) to an Elasticsearch instance.

Flagsedit

  • --http_auth A username and password in the format of username:password. Default value is None
Important

This flag must come before any command.

Exampleedit

Connect to an elasticsearch instance protected by basic HTTP authentication:

curator --host es-host --port 9443 --http_auth user:pass <<command>> <<flags>>