E-ES: Elasticsearch Will Not Start As A Service on Linux - elasticsearch.service: control process exited, code=exited status=203

(Doc ID 2391773.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Linux x86-64


On : PeopleTools 8.55

When attempting to start Elasticsearch as a service, the following error occurs:

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

execute the following shell script from the $ES_INSTALL/setup directory:
  ./psft-es-service.sh --add --install_base_dir /usr/local/esearch232


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