How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Update_mapping (dynamic)

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Update_mapping (dynamic)

Updated: Feb-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0


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To troubleshoot log “Update_mapping (dynamic)” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts cluster, mapping, metadata. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”[{}] update_mapping [{}] (dynamic)” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                    // build the updated mapping source
                    if (logger.isDebugEnabled()) {
                        logger.debug("[{}] update_mapping [{}] (dynamic) with source [{}]"; index; type; updatedMapper.mappingSource());
                    } else if (logger.isInfoEnabled()) {
              "[{}] update_mapping [{}] (dynamic)"; index; type);

                    builder.putMapping(new MappingMetaData(updatedMapper));
                    dirty = true;
                } catch (Throwable t) {

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 Update Mapping Dynamic Showing Up I  

Update Mappings All The Time  

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