How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Recovery failed

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Recovery failed

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Recovery failed” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts recovery. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Recovery failed” classname is GatewayService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         } else {
            if (recovered.compareAndSet(false; true)) {
                threadPool.generic().execute(new AbstractRunnable() {
                    
Override
                    public void onFailure(Exception e) {
                        logger.warn("Recovery failed"; e);
                        // we reset `recovered` in the listener don't reset it here otherwise there might be a race
                        // that resets it to false while a new recover is already running?
                        recoveryListener.onFailure("state recovery failed: " + e.getMessage());
                    }




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 Failing to start shard in ElasticSearch IndexShardGatewayRecoveryException "sending failed" 13.09 K 9

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