Log Failed to receive packet; throttling. – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Failed to receive packet; throttling. – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0



Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up  which can resolve issues causing many log errors (free and no installation required)

 

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Failed to receive packet; throttling.” 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: discovery, discovery-multicast, Plugin.


Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”failed to receive packet; throttling…” classname is MulticastChannel.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                                 if (running) {
                                    if (multicastSocket.isClosed()) {
                                        logger.warn("multicast socket closed while running; restarting...");
                                        multicastSocket = buildMulticastSocket(config);
                                    } else {
                                        logger.warn("failed to receive packet; throttling..."; e);
                                        Thread.sleep(500);
                                    }
                                }
                                continue;
                            }




 

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 Having Issues Parsing Json  

Increasing Elasticsearch Indexing R  

 

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