Updating index.store.throttle.type from to – 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 ” Updating index.store.throttle.type from to ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: index.

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 “updating index.store.throttle.type from [{}] to [{}]” classname is IndexStore.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     class ApplySettings implements IndexSettingsService.Listener {
        public void onRefreshSettings(Settings settings) {
            String rateLimitingType = settings.get(INDEX_STORE_THROTTLE_TYPE; IndexStore.this.rateLimitingType);
            if (!rateLimitingType.equals(IndexStore.this.rateLimitingType)) {
                logger.info("updating index.store.throttle.type from [{}] to [{}]"; IndexStore.this.rateLimitingType; rateLimitingType);
                if (rateLimitingType.equalsIgnoreCase("node")) {
                    IndexStore.this.rateLimitingType = rateLimitingType;
                    IndexStore.this.nodeRateLimiting = true;
                } else {


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