Data frame transform has stopped – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 7.3-7.4

Briefly, this error occurs when an Elasticsearch data frame transform operation is interrupted or fails to complete. This could be due to insufficient resources, a network issue, or a problem with the data itself. To resolve this issue, you can try the following: 1) Check the server’s resources (CPU, memory, disk space) and increase them if necessary. 2) Verify the network connectivity between the nodes. 3) Inspect the data for inconsistencies or corruption that might be causing the transform to fail. 4) Review the Elasticsearch logs for more detailed error messages that can help identify the problem.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” [{}] data frame transform has stopped. ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “[{}] data frame transform has stopped.” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :


        protected void onStop() {
  ; "Data frame transform has stopped.");
  "[{}] data frame transform has stopped."; transformConfig.getId());

        protected void onAbort() {
  ; "Received abort request; stopping data frame transform.");


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