Log An error occurred while reloading file – How To Solve Related Issues

Log An error occurred while reloading file – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “An error occurred while reloading file” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts discovery-file, plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”An error occurred while reloading file {}” classname is SamlRealm.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

        public void onFileChanged(Path file) {
            try {
            } catch (Exception e) {
                logger.warn(new ParameterizedMessage("An error occurred while reloading file {}"; file); e);

    static final class AttributeParser {

Related issues to this log

We have gathered selected Q&A from the community and issues from Github, that can help fix related issues please review the following for further information :

1 Am Getting Error While Loading My C  

Github Issue Number 18406  

Unable To Start Logstash Getting Er


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