Log Create-mapping – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Create-mapping – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up  which can resolve issues causing many log errors (free and no installation required)


This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Create-mapping” 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: cluster, mapping, metadata.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”[{}] create_mapping [{}]” classname is MetaDataMappingService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                } else {
                    if (logger.isDebugEnabled()) {
                        logger.debug("[{}] create_mapping [{}] with source [{}]"; index; mappingType; updatedSource);
                    } else if (logger.isInfoEnabled()) {
                        logger.info("[{}] create_mapping [{}]"; index; mappingType);

                IndexMetaData indexMetaData = currentState.metaData().index(index);
                if (indexMetaData == null) {


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 :


Cannot Create Mapping and Add data in Elasticsearch -views   3.30 K,score 2


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