Installing the Siren NLP plugin

Before you begin

Before you install the Siren NLP plugin, ensure that Elasticsearch is not running.

Procedure

  1. Extract the Siren NLP distribution ZIP file into a local directory.

  2. In the extracted directory, locate the plugin ZIP file named siren-nlp-{elasticsearch-version}-{version}-plugin.zip. The path to this plugin ZIP file is represented by PATH-TO-SIREN-NLP-PLUGIN in the command that follows.

  3. From the Elasticsearch installation directory, run the following command:

    $ ./bin/elasticsearch/bin/elasticsearch-plugin  install file:///PATH-TO-SIREN-NLP-PLUGIN/siren-nlp-7.17.3-0.5.5-plugin.zip
  4. Launch Elasticsearch by running the following command:

    $ ./bin/elasticsearch

    In the output, the following line indicates that the Siren NLP plugin is installed and running:

    [2020-10-05T12:15:20,628][INFO ][o.e.p.PluginsService     ] [siren-node] loaded plugin [siren-nlp]

Removing the plugin

To remove the plugin, run the following command:

$ ./bin/elasticsearch-plugin remove siren-nlp

-> Removing siren-nlp...
Removed siren-nlp