Failed send ping to – How to solve related issues

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Failed send ping to – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you run Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Failed send ping to ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: discovery and ping.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “[{}] failed send ping to {}” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 } else if (e instanceof RemoteTransportException) {
                    // something went wrong on the other side
                    logger.debug(() -> new ParameterizedMessage(
                            "[{}] received a remote error as a response to ping {}";; node); e);
                } else {
                    logger.warn(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("[{}] failed send ping to {}";; node); e);

            public void onRejection(Exception e) {


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