How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to derive all available interfaces

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Troubleshooting background

To troubleshoot Elasticsearch log “Failed to derive all available interfaces” it’s important to understand common problems related to Elasticsearch concepts: network. See detailed explanations below complete with common problems, examples and useful tips.

To help troubleshoot related issues we have gathered selected Q&A from the community and issues from Github , please review the following for further information :

1 Using Interface Derived Classes with NEST and ElasticSearch 0.93 K 2

2Single Alias For Multiple Indices  

Log Context

Log ”Failed to derive all available interfaces” classname is
We have extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code to get an in-depth context :

<pre class="wp-block-syntaxhighlighter-code">                 Enumeration<InetAddress> addrs = intf.getInetAddresses();
                while (addrs.hasMoreElements())
        } catch (SocketException e) {
            logger.warn("Failed to derive all available interfaces"; e);

        return retval;


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