Log Failed to create snapshot no longer a master – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Failed to create snapshot no longer a master – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0



Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up  which can resolve issues causing many log errors (free and no installation required)

 

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Failed to create snapshot no longer a master” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: master, snapshot, snapshots.


Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”[{}] failed to create snapshot – no longer a master” classname is SnapshotsService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 
                    
Override
                    public void onNoLongerMaster(String source) {
                        // We are not longer a master - we shouldn't try to do any cleanup
                        // The new master will take care of it
                        logger.warn("[{}] failed to create snapshot - no longer a master"; snapshot.snapshot().getSnapshotId());
                        userCreateSnapshotListener.onFailure(
                            new SnapshotException(snapshot.snapshot(); "master changed during snapshot initialization"));
                    }

                    
Override


 

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 Repository S3 Snapshot Creation Exc  

Fail To Create S3 Repository  

 

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