How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Invalid entry for role in usersroles file ; line . no users found. skipping.

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Invalid entry for role in usersroles file ; line . no users found. skipping.

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Invalid entry for role in usersroles file ; line . no users found. skipping.” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts discovery-file, plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Invalid entry for role [{}] in users_roles file [{}]; line [{}]. no users found. skipping…” classname is FileUserRolesStore.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                         validationError);
                continue;
            }
            String usersStr = line.substring(i + 1).trim();
            if (Strings.isEmpty(usersStr)) {
                logger.error("invalid entry for role [{}] in users_roles file [{}]; line [{}]. no users found. skipping..."; role;
                        path.toAbsolutePath(); lineNr);
                continue;
            }
            String[] roleUsers = USERS_DELIM.split(usersStr);
            if (roleUsers.length == 0) {




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