Log Master marked shard as started. but shard has not been created. mark shard as failed – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Master marked shard as started. but shard has not been created. mark shard as failed – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0



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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Master marked shard as started. but shard has not been created. mark shard as failed” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: cluster, indices, master, shard.


Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”[{}][{}] master [{}] marked shard as started; but shard has not been created; mark shard as failed” classname is IndicesClusterStateService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                                 nodes.masterNode()
                        );
                    }
                } else {
                    // the master thinks we are started; but we don't have this shard at all; mark it as failed
                    logger.warn("[{}][{}] master [{}] marked shard as started; but shard has not been created; mark shard as failed"; shardRouting.index(); shardId; nodes.masterNode());
                    failedShards.put(shardRouting.shardId(); new FailedShard(shardRouting.version()));
                    if (nodes.masterNode() != null) {
                        shardStateAction.shardFailed(shardRouting; indexMetaData.getUUID();
                                "master " + nodes.masterNode() + " marked shard as started; but shard has not been created; mark shard as failed";
                                nodes.masterNode()




 

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 Fail To Assign Shards After Restart  

Github Issue Number 3589  

 

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