I hope you'll forgive me for my utter noobness. With the help of Install Elasticsearch from archive on Linux or MacOS | Elasticsearch Guide [7.14] | Elastic, I tried installing ES for Linux. When I got to step "Running Elasticsearch from the command line", typed
./bin/elasticsearch and hit enter, the process began to hang indefinitely. Here are the final lines from my terminal:
[2021-08-11T21:36:25,102][INFO ][o.e.i.g.GeoIpDownloader ] [plesk01.snel.com] geoip database [GeoLite2-City.mmdb] is up to date, updated timestamp [2021-08-11T21:36:25,218][INFO ][o.e.i.g.GeoIpDownloader ] [plesk01.snel.com] geoip database [GeoLite2-Country.mmdb] is up to date, updated timestamp [2021-08-11T21:36:27,099][INFO ][o.e.i.g.DatabaseRegistry ] [plesk01.snel.com] database file changed [/tmp/elasticsearch-8441497374832882486/geoip-databases/dc7GhAjvSIioe-Myj5Cn3Q/GeoLite2-City.mmdb], reload database...
What can I do?