Azure Classic discovery pluginedit

The Azure Classic Discovery plugin uses the Azure Classic API to identify the addresses of seed hosts.

Deprecated in 5.0.0.

This plugin will be removed in the future


This plugin can be installed using the plugin manager:

sudo bin/elasticsearch-plugin install discovery-azure-classic

The plugin must be installed on every node in the cluster, and each node must be restarted after installation.

You can download this plugin for offline install from To verify the .zip file, use the SHA hash or ASC key.


The plugin can be removed with the following command:

sudo bin/elasticsearch-plugin remove discovery-azure-classic

The node must be stopped before removing the plugin.