Could not store triggered watch with id – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 6.8-8

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch fails to store a triggered watch due to issues like insufficient permissions, storage limitations, or a non-existent index. To resolve this, ensure the user has the necessary permissions to write to the index. Also, check if there’s enough storage space available. If the index doesn’t exist, create it. Lastly, ensure the watch id is unique and correctly formatted.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” could not store triggered watch with id [{}]: [{}] ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “could not store triggered watch with id [{}]: [{}]” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

        final Tuple; List> watchesAndContext
    ) {
        for (int i = 0; i