How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to execute watch

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to execute watch

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Failed to execute watch” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Failed to execute watch [{}]” classname is ExecutionService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     private void logWatchRecord(WatchExecutionContext ctx; Exception e) {
        // failed watches stack traces are only logged in debug; otherwise they should be checked out in the history
        if (logger.isDebugEnabled()) {
            logger.debug((Supplier) () -> new ParameterizedMessage("failed to execute watch [{}]"; ctx.id().watchId()); e);
        } else {
            logger.warn("failed to execute watch [{}]"; ctx.id().watchId());
        }
    }

    /*
       The execution of an watch is split into two phases:




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 Elastic Going Down Failed To Execut  

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