Failed to get wait for yellow status on remote index – 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 get wait for yellow status on remote index ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: index and plugin.

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 get wait for yellow status on remote index [” classname is IndexAuditTrail.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                                                 logger.debug("have yellow status on remote index [{}] "; indexName);
                                                transitionStartingToInitialized();
                                                start();
                                            };
                                            (e) -> {
                                                logger.error("failed to get wait for yellow status on remote index [" + indexName + "]"; e);
                                                transitionStartingToInitialized();
                                            }));
                        }
                    }





 

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