Log Failed to stop node – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Failed to stop node – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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

Log Context

Log”failed to stop node {}” classname is TribeService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     protected void doStop() throws ElasticsearchException {
        for (InternalNode node : nodes) {
            try {
            } catch (Throwable t) {
                logger.warn("failed to stop node {}"; t; node);


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 Elasticsearch, Failed to obtain node lock, is the following location writable

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