noobish question: I am relearning elastic after a hiatus of a couple years. I downloaded the 8.3.3 tarball, uncompressed it and started elasticsearch, (I'm on linux) but I forgot to properly configure elasticsearch.yml.
So I deleted the whole elasticsearch directory and started over, but I kept running into either http.p12 or transport.p12 errors. Also, when I started over, I did not get the first time run information showing the password for the elastic user, HTTP CA certificate, etc.
Googling 'reinstall elasticsearch' and 'recreate transport.p12', I did learn how to recreate the http.p12 and the CA. But I could not find instructions on how to recreate the transport.p12 file.
So my questions are these:
If I need to completely blow away the elasticsearch install again, what else beside deleting the directory do I need to do so that elasticsearch thinks it is a fresh, new install?
How do I recreate the transport.p12? The new http.p12 works just fine.
(links to previous posts/blogs welcome)