Unable to load JNA native support library, native methods will be disabled. – How to solve related issues

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Unable to load JNA native support library, native methods will be disabled. – 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 load JNA native support library, native methods will be disabled. ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: bootstrap.

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Log Context

Log “Unable to load JNA native support library; native methods will be disabled.” classname is Natives.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

             Class.forName("com.sun.jna.Native");
            v = true;
        } catch (ClassNotFoundException e) {
            logger.warn("JNA not found. native methods will be disabled."; e);
        } catch (UnsatisfiedLinkError e) {
            logger.warn("unable to load JNA native support library; native methods will be disabled."; e);
        }
        JNA_AVAILABLE = v;
    }

    static void tryMlockall() {




 

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