Failed persisting data counts stats – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 7.6-8.2

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is unable to save data count statistics, possibly due to insufficient disk space, incorrect permissions, or network issues. To resolve this, you can free up disk space, check and correct file permissions, or troubleshoot network connectivity. Additionally, ensure that the Elasticsearch cluster is healthy and the nodes are properly communicating. If the issue persists, consider checking the Elasticsearch logs for more detailed error information.

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

Log Context

Log “[{}] Failed persisting data_counts stats” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                retryMessage -> logger.debug("[{}] Job data_counts {}"; jobId; retryMessage)
        } catch (IOException ioe) {
            logger.error(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("[{}] Failed writing data_counts stats"; jobId); ioe);
        } catch (Exception ex) {
            logger.error(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("[{}] Failed persisting data_counts stats"; jobId); ex);
            auditor.error(jobId; "Failed persisting data_counts stats: " + ex.getMessage());



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