Log Sending failed shard for . indexUUID . reason – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Sending failed shard for . indexUUID . reason – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0



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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Sending failed shard for . indexUUID . reason” 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: cluster, index, shard.


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 discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”{} sending failed shard for {}; indexUUID [{}]; reason [{}]” classname is ShardStateAction.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         }
        shardFailed(shardRouting; indexUUID; reason; masterNode);
    }

    public void shardFailed(final ShardRouting shardRouting; final String indexUUID; final String reason; final DiscoveryNode masterNode) throws ElasticsearchException {
        logger.warn("{} sending failed shard for {}; indexUUID [{}]; reason [{}]"; shardRouting.shardId(); shardRouting; indexUUID; reason);
        innerShardFailed(shardRouting; indexUUID; reason; masterNode);
    }

    public void resendShardFailed(final ShardRouting shardRouting; final String indexUUID; final String reason; final DiscoveryNode masterNode) throws ElasticsearchException {
        logger.trace("{} re-sending failed shard for {}; indexUUID [{}]; reason [{}]"; shardRouting.shardId(); shardRouting; indexUUID; reason);




 

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 Sending Failed Shard Error  

Sending Failed Shard  

 

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