Elastic publishes Homebrew formulae so you can install Elasticsearch with the Homebrew package manager.
To install with Homebrew, you first need to tap the Elastic Homebrew repository:
brew tap elastic/tap
Once you’ve tapped the Elastic Homebrew repo, you can use
brew install to
install the default distribution of Elasticsearch:
brew install elastic/tap/elasticsearch-full
This installs the most recently released default distribution of Elasticsearch.
To install the OSS distribution, specify
When you install Elasticsearch with
brew install the config files, logs,
and data directory are stored in the following locations.
Elasticsearch home directory or
Binary scripts including
Configuration files including
The location of the data files of each index / shard allocated on the node. Can hold multiple locations.
Log files location.
Plugin files location. Each plugin will be contained in a subdirectory.