Log DeleteByQuery for indices timed out. – How To Solve Related Issues


Log DeleteByQuery for indices timed out. – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” DeleteByQuery for indices timed out. ” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: delete, delete-by-query, indices and plugin.

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Log Context

Log “[{}] DeleteByQuery for indices [{}] timed out.” classname is TransportDeleteJobAction.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 bulkByScrollResponse -> {
                    if (bulkByScrollResponse == null) { // no action was taken by DBQ; assume indices were deleted
                        completionHandler.onResponse(new AcknowledgedResponse(true));
                    } else {
                        if (bulkByScrollResponse.isTimedOut()) {
                            logger.warn("[{}] DeleteByQuery for indices [{}] timed out."; jobId; String.join("; "; indexNames.get()));
                        }
                        if (!bulkByScrollResponse.getBulkFailures().isEmpty()) {
                            logger.warn("[{}] {} failures and {} conflicts encountered while running DeleteByQuery on indices [{}].";
                                    jobId; bulkByScrollResponse.getBulkFailures().size(); bulkByScrollResponse.getVersionConflicts();
                                    String.join("; "; indexNames.get()));




 

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