Resetting job – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Aug-23, Version: 7.14-8.9

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Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is trying to reset a job that has been interrupted or failed. This could be due to a variety of reasons such as a node failure, insufficient resources, or a configuration issue. To resolve this issue, you can try restarting the Elasticsearch node, increasing the system resources, or checking the job configuration for any errors. Additionally, ensure that the Elasticsearch cluster is in a healthy state and that there are no network connectivity issues.

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” [{}] Resetting job ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “[{}] Resetting job” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

        }"[{}] Resetting job"; jobId);

        ActionListener resultsIndexCreatedListener = ActionListener.wrap(resultsIndexCreatedResponse -> {
            if (task.isCancelled()) {


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