How To Solve Issues Related to Log – failed to write index state ES log v2.3

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – failed to write index state ES log v2.3

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “failed to write index state ES log v2.3” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts index. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”[{}]: failed to write index state” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         logger.trace("[{}] writing state; reason [{}]"; indexMetaData.getIndex(); reason);
        try {
            indexStateFormat.write(indexMetaData; indexMetaData.getVersion();
                    nodeEnv.indexPaths(new Index(indexMetaData.getIndex())));
        } catch (Throwable ex) {
            logger.warn("[{}]: failed to write index state"; ex; indexMetaData.getIndex());
            throw new IOException("failed to write state for [" + indexMetaData.getIndex() + "]"; ex);


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