Log Failed to update remote job – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Failed to update remote job – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-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 update remote job” 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: 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 update remote job [” classname is UpdateJobProcessNotifier.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                             logger.debug("Remote job [{}] not updated as it has been deleted"; update.getJobId());
                        } else if (e.getMessage().contains("because job [" + update.getJobId() + "] is not open")
                                && e instanceof ElasticsearchStatusException) {
                            logger.debug("Remote job [{}] not updated as it is no longer open"; update.getJobId());
                        } else {
                            logger.error("Failed to update remote job [" + update.getJobId() + "]"; e);


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 All shards failed -views 65.07 K ,score 28

Elasticsearch: Failed to connect to localhost port 9200 – Connection refused -views   162.35 K,score 93


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