Failed to execute bulk request . – How to solve related issues

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Failed to execute bulk request . – 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 to execute bulk request . ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: bulk, handler and request.

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 to execute bulk request {}.” classname is BulkRequestHandler.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         } catch (InterruptedException e) {
            Thread.currentThread().interrupt();
            logger.info(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("Bulk request {} has been cancelled."; executionId); e);
            listener.afterBulk(executionId; bulkRequest; e);
        } catch (Exception e) {
            logger.warn(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("Failed to execute bulk request {}."; executionId); e);
            listener.afterBulk(executionId; bulkRequest; e);
        } finally {
            if (bulkRequestSetupSuccessful == false) {  // if we fail on client.bulk() release the semaphore
                toRelease.run();
            }




 

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