Can you update me whether the users created in x-pack using ./user is different from users created in Kibana UI is different?
And, how do I assign customized roles to the local users, which were created?
I have added this in elasticsearh.yml,
For example, I have an user called test with the password test123, how do I set a customized role to run some indices?
P.S: I don't want this to be done via Kibana UI, but through configuration files. When I say customized roles, I don't want to be monitoring_user, or kibana user.
Users created by the ./user command are part of the
file realm: https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/x-pack/current/file-realm.html
Which means these users are available only on that local node.
The users created from Kibana are part of the
native user realm: https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/x-pack/current/native-realm.html
You can create them from the REST APIs or from Kibana directly.
As for managing user roles, you have all the information you need over here: https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/x-pack/current/defining-roles.html both for native and for file realm.
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