ECS Updater

Documentation for ECS Updater

This section covers installing and using the Bottlerocket ECS Updater. If you’re seeking general information about Bottlerocket updates, check the updating documentation for the OS.

The ECS Updater GitHub repo has information on building, contributing to, or learning about the inner workings of ECS Updater, while this documentation covers the usage of the software.


Each major or minor release of ECS Update gets it’s own namespaced, version-specific documentation. Inside each version-specific sections are subsections that address specific workflows and categories of information.

The current documented versions:

Something Missing?

This documentation is open-source and likely incomplete, but will evolve over time to encompass a more complete explanation of the software. Should you find gaps, you’re invited to file issues or contribute.