Log Auto importing dangled indices from – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Auto importing dangled indices from – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “Auto importing dangled indices from” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts dangled, indices. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Auto importing dangled indices {} from [{}]” classname is LocalAllocateDangledIndices.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                    if (!importNeeded) {
                        return currentState;
                    logger.info("auto importing dangled indices {} from [{}]"; sb.toString(); request.fromNode);

                    RoutingTable routingTable = routingTableBuilder.build();
                    ClusterState updatedState = ClusterState.builder(currentState).metaData(metaData).blocks(blocks)

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 Indices Red

0.38 K 

Github Issue Number 27073  

Github Issue Number 2067


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