Failed to notify response handler on exception – How To Solve Related Issues

Failed to notify response handler on exception – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-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 notify response handler on exception ” 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: handler and response.

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Log Context

Log “failed to notify response handler on exception” classname is TransportService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                         // if we get rejected during node shutdown we don't wanna bubble it up
                        logger.debug("failed to notify response handler on rejection"; t);
                    }
                    
Override
                    public void onFailure(Throwable t) {
                        logger.warn("failed to notify response handler on exception"; t);
                    }
                    
Override
                    protected void doRun() throws Exception {
                        holderToNotify.handler().handleException(sendRequestException);
                    }


 

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