Log Removing custom meta data type – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Removing custom meta data type – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Removing custom meta data type” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts tribe. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”[{}] removing custom meta data type [{}]” classname is TribeService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 if (mergedCustomMetaData == null) {
                    // we ignore merging custom md which doesn't implement MergableCustomMetaData interface
                    if (currentState.metaData().custom(changedCustomMetaDataType) instanceof MergableCustomMetaData) {
                        // custom md has been removed
                        clusterStateChanged = true;
                        logger.info("[{}] removing custom meta data type [{}]"; tribeName; changedCustomMetaDataType);
                        metaData.removeCustom(changedCustomMetaDataType);
                    }
                } else {
                    // custom md has been changed
                    clusterStateChanged = true;




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 Github Issue Number 1649  

Cannot Uninstall X Pack During Roll  

 

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