Log Policy for index failed on step . Moving to ERROR step – How To Solve Related Issues


Log Policy for index failed on step . Moving to ERROR step – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Policy for index failed on step . Moving to ERROR step ” 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: index and plugin.

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 pinpoint the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (free tool that requires no installation).

Log context

Log “Policy [{}] for index [{}] failed on step [{}]. Moving to ERROR step” classname is IndexLifecycleRunner.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 }
            }));
    }

    private void moveToErrorStep(Index index; String policy; StepKey currentStepKey; Exception e) {
        logger.error(new ParameterizedMessage("policy [{}] for index [{}] failed on step [{}]. Moving to ERROR step";
                policy; index.getName(); currentStepKey); e);
        clusterService.submitStateUpdateTask("ilm-move-to-error-step";
            new MoveToErrorStepUpdateTask(index; policy; currentStepKey; e; nowSupplier));
    }





 

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