How To Solve Issues Related to Log – is no longer supported. elasticsearch.yml must be placed in the config directory and cannot be renamed.

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – is no longer supported. elasticsearch.yml must be placed in the config directory and cannot be renamed.

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “is no longer supported. elasticsearch.yml must be placed in the config directory and cannot be renamed.” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts bootstrap. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”{} is no longer supported. elasticsearch.yml must be placed in the config directory and cannot be renamed.” classname is Bootstrap.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     }

    private static void checkUnsetAndMaybeExit(String confFileSetting; String settingName) {
        if (confFileSetting != null && confFileSetting.isEmpty() == false) {
            ESLogger logger = Loggers.getLogger(Bootstrap.class);
            logger.info("{} is no longer supported. elasticsearch.yml must be placed in the config directory and cannot be renamed."; settingName);
            exit(1);
        }
    }

    
SuppressForbidden(reason = "Allowed to exit explicitly in bootstrap phase")



Related issues to this log

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1 Can’t start elasticsearch on Ubuntu 10.4 – es.default.config is no longer supported

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Github Issue Number 16306  

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