How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Moving index from to in policy

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Moving index from to in policy

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “Moving index from to in policy” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts index, plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Moving index [{}] from [{}] to [{}] in policy [{}]” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         if (stepRegistry.stepExists(indexPolicySetting; nextStepKey) == false) {
            throw new IllegalArgumentException("step [" + nextStepKey + "] for index [" + idxMeta.getIndex().getName() +
                "] with policy [" + indexPolicySetting + "] does not exist");
        }"moving index [{}] from [{}] to [{}] in policy [{}]";
            indexName; currentStepKey; nextStepKey; indexPolicySetting);

        return IndexLifecycleRunner.moveClusterStateToNextStep(idxMeta.getIndex(); currentState; currentStepKey;
            nextStepKey; nowSupplier; forcePhaseDefinitionRefresh);

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 :

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