How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Snapshot started

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Snapshot started

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “Snapshot started” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts snapshot. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

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


                repository.initializeSnapshot(snapshot.snapshot().getSnapshotId(); snapshot.indices(); metaData);
                snapshotCreated = true;

      "snapshot [{}] started"; snapshot.snapshot());
                if (snapshot.indices().isEmpty()) {
                    // No indices in this snapshot - we are done

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 17550  

Github Issue Number 29118  

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