Failed to invoke after index closed callback – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 2.3-2.3

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch tries to execute a callback function after an index has been closed, but fails due to some issues. This could be due to a bug in the software, a network issue, or a problem with the server. To resolve this issue, you can try restarting Elasticsearch, checking for any network issues, or updating Elasticsearch to the latest version. If the problem persists, you may need to check the server logs for more detailed error messages.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” [{}] failed to invoke after index closed callback ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: index and indices.

Log Context

Log “[{}] failed to invoke after index closed callback” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     public void afterIndexClosed(Index index; Settings indexSettings) {
        for (Listener listener : listeners) {
            try {
                listener.afterIndexClosed(index; indexSettings);
            } catch (Throwable t) {
                logger.warn("[{}] failed to invoke after index closed callback"; t;;
                throw t;


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