Setting index.uuid on ES 5


I was wondering if there's any reason/objections to not allowing the index.uuid to be set when creating an index?

I understand that this would mean that the user would need to to guarantee index uuid uniqueness across clusters, but for some this wouldn't be a problem. We currently need this for a use case which involves encrypting per-index, so full disk encryption will not work (I do have a workaround, but supplying the index.uuid would be preferable).



I've created an issue to cover this:

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