Log Type contains a it is recommended not to include it within a type name – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Type contains a it is recommended not to include it within a type name – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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Log Context

Log “Type [{}] contains a ‘.’; it is recommended not to include it within a type name” classname is MapperService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

             }
            if (mapper.type().contains(";")) {
                throw new InvalidTypeNameException("mapping type name [" + mapper.type() + "] should not include ';' in it");
            }
            if (mapper.type().contains(".") && !PercolatorService.TYPE_NAME.equals(mapper.type())) {
                logger.warn("Type [{}] contains a '.'; it is recommended not to include it within a type name"; mapper.type());
            }
            // we can add new field/object mappers while the old ones are there
            // since we get new instances of those; and when we remove; we remove
            // by instance equality
            DocumentMapper oldMapper = mappers.get(mapper.type());






Related issues to this log

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1 Lint Error Parsing Error The Keywor

2 Field Name Cannot Contain






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