Log The specified location should start with a repository path specified by the path.repo setting; but the path.repo setting was not set on this node – How To Solve Related Issues



Log The specified location should start with a repository path specified by the path.repo setting; but the path.repo setting was not set on this node – 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 “The specified location should start with a repository path specified by the path.repo setting; but the path.repo setting was not set on this node” 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: repositories, repository-azure.


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”The specified location [{}] should start with a repository path specified by the path.repo setting; but the path.repo setting was not set on this node” classname is FsRepository.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         if (locationFile == null) {
            if (environment.repoFiles().length > 0) {
                logger.warn("The specified location [{}] doesn't start with any repository paths specified by the path.repo setting: [{}] "; location; environment.repoFiles());
                throw new RepositoryException(name.name(); "location [" + location + "] doesn't match any of the locations specified by path.repo");
            } else {
                logger.warn("The specified location [{}] should start with a repository path specified by the path.repo setting; but the path.repo setting was not set on this node"; location);
                throw new RepositoryException(name.name(); "location [" + location + "] doesn't match any of the locations specified by path.repo because this setting is empty");
            }
        }

        blobStore = new FsBlobStore(settings; locationFile);




 

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 Issue Adding Master Only Node Path  

Path Repo Is Empty  

 

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