Log Unable to execute the initial scan request of delete by query – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Unable to execute the initial scan request of delete by query – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Unable to execute the initial scan request of delete by query” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts delete, delete-by-query, deletebyquery, plugins, request. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”unable to execute the initial scan request of delete by query” classname is TransportDeleteByQueryAction.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                     public void onFailure(Throwable e) {
                        listener.onFailure(e);
                    }
                });
            } catch (Throwable t) {
                logger.error("unable to execute the initial scan request of delete by query"; t);
                listener.onFailure(t);
            }
        }

        void executeScroll(final String scrollId) {




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 SearchPhaseExecutionException[Failed to execute phase [query], all shards failed]

50.33 K 13

Github Issue Number 7052  

 

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