The current supported version of ElasticSearch is version 5. We are working towards an upgrade to version 7 which is what the AWS Elastcisearch version is offerred on. There are currently no plans to support version 8. Information provided on 3/31/2021.
Elasticsearch install instructions.
The default product search provider uses Elasticsearch. If using the docker-compose file it will be running for you.
If you want to install and run it yourself
- Install Java 7 or higher (this may be outdated info)
- Open the file at /build/ReleaseFiles/elasticsearch/config.ps1 and set the following values
- $jdkPath should point to the directory of your Java JRE installation (not the bin folder).
- $elasticPath can point to wherever you would like ElasticSearch installed.
- Run cmd as admin
@powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy bypass -Command c:\\projects\\insite-commerce\\build\\ReleaseFiles\\elasticsearch\\install.ps1