Log Failed to update snapshot status to – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Failed to update snapshot status to – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “Failed to update snapshot status to” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts restore, snapshot. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”[{}][{}] failed to update snapshot status to [{}]” classname is RestoreService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :


            public void onFailure(String source; 
Nullable Throwable t) {
                for (UpdateIndexShardRestoreStatusRequest request : drainedRequests) {
                    logger.warn("[{}][{}] failed to update snapshot status to [{}]"; t; request.snapshotId(); request.shardId(); request.status());

            public void clusterStateProcessed(String source; ClusterState oldState; ClusterState newState) {

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 Delete Snapshot Fails Due To No Spa  

Github Issue Number 23716  


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