Unable to install syscall filter: – How to solve related issues

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Unable to install syscall filter: – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Unable to install syscall filter: ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: bootstrap.

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 install syscall filter:” classname is JNANatives.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

             // this is likely to happen unless the kernel is newish; its a best effort at the moment
            // so we log stacktrace at debug for now...
            if (logger.isDebugEnabled()) {
                logger.debug("unable to install syscall filter"; e);
            }
            logger.warn("unable to install syscall filter: "; e);
        }
    }
}






 

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