Id failed to remove stats – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 8.3-8.9

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch fails to remove statistics from its internal monitoring system, possibly due to a lack of permissions or a system glitch. To resolve this issue, you can try the following: 1) Check and adjust the user permissions to ensure the operation can be performed. 2) Restart the Elasticsearch service to clear any temporary glitches. 3) Check the system logs for any underlying issues that may be causing the error. 4) If the error persists, consider re-indexing your data.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” [” + id + “] failed to remove stats ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “[” + id + “] failed to remove stats” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                    logger.warn("[{}] DBQ failure: {}"; id; failure);
            deleteConfig(id; listener);
        }; failure -> {
            logger.warn(() -> "[" + id + "] failed to remove stats"; ExceptionsHelper.unwrapCause(failure));
            deleteConfig(id; listener);

        // Step 2. Delete job docs from stats index
        ActionListener deleteStateHandler = ActionListener.wrap(bulkByScrollResponse -> {


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