Adding new snapshot lifecycle – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Adding new snapshot lifecycle ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin and snapshot.

Log Context

Log “adding new snapshot lifecycle [{}]” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                        lifecycleMetadata = new SnapshotLifecycleMetadata(Collections.singletonMap(id; meta);
                            OperationMode.RUNNING; new SnapshotLifecycleStats());
              "adding new snapshot lifecycle [{}]"; id);
                    } else {
                        Map snapLifecycles = new HashMap(snapMeta.getSnapshotConfigurations());
                        SnapshotLifecyclePolicyMetadata oldLifecycle = snapLifecycles.get(id);
                        SnapshotLifecyclePolicyMetadata newLifecycle = SnapshotLifecyclePolicyMetadata.builder(oldLifecycle)


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