Log Failed to index audit event: authenticationsuccess – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Failed to index audit event: authenticationsuccess – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Failed to index audit event: authenticationsuccess ” 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: index and plugin.

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Log Context

Log “Failed to index audit event: [authentication_success]” classname is IndexAuditTrail.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     public void authenticationSuccess(String requestId; String realm; User user; RestRequest request) {
        if (events.contains(AUTHENTICATION_SUCCESS)) {
            try {
                enqueue(message("authentication_success"; new Tuple(realm; realm); user; null; request); "authentication_success");
            } catch (final Exception e) {
                logger.warn("failed to index audit event: [authentication_success]"; e);
            }
        }
    }

    
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Related issues to this log

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