This really shouldn't be hard, but I am struggling to install a plugin from
the local directory. I have tried ./bin/plugin -install where
the path is to the jar file, but that doesn't want to work. I've also
tried just copying the src directory to the plugin directory, but that
doesn't want to work either. I realise that this is something trivial, but
I just don't know how to install it. If you install it from the zip file,
what should be in the zip file? I tried using the .zip generated by maven
under the release folder, but that doesn't want to work. The closest I got
was by by specifying a file: url (./plugin -url file:/location) and then
-install the plugin, but that doesn't want to work. Here is the output:
./plugin -url file:../plugins/ -install elasticsearch-analysis-bb-1.3.0
-> Installing elasticsearch-analysis-bb-1.3.0...
failed to extract plugin [/path/plugins/elasticsearch-analysis-bb-1.3.0.zip]
Identified as a _site plugin, moving to _site structure ...
The path to the zip file is correct, but that does not want to work. It
destroys the zip file and creates a folder with the name of the file that