How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Current step for index with policy is not recognized

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Current step for index with policy is not recognized

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Current step for index with policy is not recognized” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts index, plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Current step [{}] for index [{}] with policy [{}] is not recognized” classname is IndexLifecycleRunner.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     public void maybeRunAsyncAction(ClusterState currentState; IndexMetaData indexMetaData; String policy; StepKey expectedStepKey) {
        String index = indexMetaData.getIndex().getName();
        LifecycleExecutionState lifecycleState = LifecycleExecutionState.fromIndexMetadata(indexMetaData);
        Step currentStep = getCurrentStep(stepRegistry; policy; indexMetaData; lifecycleState);
        if (currentStep == null) {
            logger.warn("current step [{}] for index [{}] with policy [{}] is not recognized";
                getCurrentStepKey(lifecycleState); index; policy);
            return;
        }

        logger.trace("[{}] maybe running async action step ({}) with current step {}";




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 :

1 Github Issue Number 33074  

Ilm Policy Is Not Working  

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