How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Error while listing local files; recovering as if there are none

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Error while listing local files; recovering as if there are none

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Error while listing local files; recovering as if there are none” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts indices, recovery. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Error while listing local files; recovering as if there are none” classname is PeerRecoveryTargetService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         } catch (final org.apache.lucene.index.IndexNotFoundException e) {
            // happens on an empty folder. no need to log
            logger.trace("{} shard folder empty; recovering all files"; recoveryTarget);
            return Store.MetadataSnapshot.EMPTY;
        } catch (final IOException e) {
            logger.warn("error while listing local files; recovering as if there are none"; e);
            return Store.MetadataSnapshot.EMPTY;
        }
    }

    /**




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 Elasticsearch 503 error when checking server status 40.73 K 26

Github Issue Number 12011  

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