Unable to clear scroll id : – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you run Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Unable to clear scroll id : ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: delete, delete-by-query, deletebyquery, plugins and scroll.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “unable to clear scroll id [{}]: {}” classname is TransportDeleteByQueryAction.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                             logger.trace("scroll id [{}] cleared"; scrollId);
                        }

                        
Override
                        public void onFailure(Throwable e) {
                            logger.warn("unable to clear scroll id [{}]: {}"; scrollId; e.getMessage());
                        }
                    });
                }

                if (failure != null) {



 

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