[root@3-6-17-40 ~]# sudo systemctl start elasticsearch.service Job for elasticsearch.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status elasticsearch.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details. [root@3-6-17-40 ~]# curl -X GET "localhost:9200/" curl: (7) Failed to connect to localhost port 9200: Connection refused

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To Fix This, edit /etc/sysconfig/elasticsearch

vi /etc/sysconfig/elasticsearch

Press i for insert text then move to bottom,

add below code in end of the page


To Save File, Click ESC then type :wq to save and exit.

Start Elastic search now

systemctl start elasticsearch

To Verify it's services running

systemctl status elasticsearch

To Confirm Elasticsearch running

curl localhost:9200
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