Log License expired – How To Solve Related Issues

Log License expired – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “License expired” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts license, plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”License [{}] – expired” classname is LicenseService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                     logger.debug("license [{}] - valid"; license.uid());
                } else {
                    logger.warn("license [{}] - grace"; license.uid());
            } else {
                logger.warn("license [{}] - expired"; license.uid());


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 Running Elastic without the Trial License

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