How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to remove index

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to remove index

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Failed to remove index” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts index, indices. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Failed to remove index {} ([{}][{}])” classname is IndicesService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

             if (reason == IndexRemovalReason.DELETED) {
                // now we are done - try to wipe data on disk if possible
                deleteIndexStore(extraInfo; indexService.index(); indexSettings);
            }
        } catch (Exception e) {
            logger.warn(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("failed to remove index {} ([{}][{}])"; index; reason; extraInfo); e);
        }
    }

    public IndicesFieldDataCache getIndicesFieldDataCache() {
        return indicesFieldDataCache;




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 Failed To Delete Index  

Cant Delete Index  

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