Skipping ip filter rules for profile since the profile is not bound to any addresses – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 6.8-8.9

Before you dig into reading this guide, have you tried asking OpsGPT what this log means? You’ll receive a customized analysis of your log.

Try OpsGPT now for step-by-step guidance and tailored insights into your Elasticsearch operation.

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is trying to apply IP filter rules to a profile that is not bound to any IP addresses. This could be due to a misconfiguration in the Elasticsearch settings. To resolve this issue, you can either bind the profile to an IP address or remove the IP filter rules for that profile. Alternatively, you can check the Elasticsearch configuration files to ensure that the profiles and IP filter rules are correctly set up.

For a complete solution to your to your search operation, try for free AutoOps for Elasticsearch & OpenSearch . With AutoOps and Opster’s proactive support, you don’t have to worry about your search operation – we take charge of it. Get improved performance & stability with less hardware.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” skipping ip filter rules for profile [{}] since the profile is not bound to any addresses ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin, filter.

Log Context

Log “skipping ip filter rules for profile [{}] since the profile is not bound to any addresses” classname is IPFilter.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                profileRules.put(TransportSettings.DEFAULT_PROFILE; createRules(transportAllowFilter; transportDenyFilter; localAddresses));
                for (String profile : profiles) {
                    BoundTransportAddress profileBoundTransportAddress = profileBoundAddress.get().get(profile);
                    if (profileBoundTransportAddress == null) {
                        // this could happen if a user updates the settings dynamically with a new profile
                        logger.warn("skipping ip filter rules for profile [{}] since the profile is not bound to any addresses"; profile);
                        continue;
                    }
                    final List allowRules = this.profileAllowRules.getOrDefault(profile; Collections.emptyList());
                    final List denyRules = this.profileDenyRules.getOrDefault(profile; Collections.emptyList());
                    profileRules.put(profile; createRules(allowRules; denyRules; profileBoundTransportAddress.boundAddresses()));

 

How helpful was this guide?

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?