Failure updating cluster state – How to solve related issues

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Failure updating cluster state – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you run Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Failure updating cluster state ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: cluster and repositories.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “Failure updating cluster state” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

            repositories = Collections.unmodifiableMap(builder);
        } catch (Exception ex) {
            logger.warn("failure updating cluster state "; ex);

     * Returns registered repository


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