How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Scroll request failed; scrolling document(s) is stopped

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Scroll request failed; scrolling document(s) is stopped

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Scroll request failed; scrolling document(s) is stopped” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts delete, delete-by-query, deletebyquery, plugins, request, scroll. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”scroll request [{}] failed; scrolling document(s) is stopped” classname is TransportDeleteByQueryAction.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                         deleteHits(scrollId; scrollResponse);
                    }

                    
Override
                    public void onFailure(Throwable e) {
                        logger.error("scroll request [{}] failed; scrolling document(s) is stopped"; e; scrollId);
                        finishHim(scrollId; hasTimedOut(); e);
                    }
                });
            } catch (Throwable t) {
                logger.error("unable to execute scroll request [{}]"; t; scrollId);



Related issues to this log

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