Log Using local fs location for gateway. should be changed to be a shared location across nodes – How To Solve Related Issues


Log Using local fs location for gateway. should be changed to be a shared location across nodes – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Feb-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Using local fs location for gateway. should be changed to be a shared location across nodes ” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: repositories and repository-azure.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to pinpoint the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (free tool that requires no installation).

Log Context

Log “using local fs location for gateway; should be changed to be a shared location across nodes” classname is FsRepository.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     public FsRepository(RepositoryName name; RepositorySettings repositorySettings; ThreadPool threadPool; IndexShardRepository indexShardRepository) throws IOException {
        super(name.getName(); repositorySettings; indexShardRepository);
        File locationFile;
        String location = repositorySettings.settings().get("location"; componentSettings.get("location"));
        if (location == null) {
            logger.warn("using local fs location for gateway; should be changed to be a shared location across nodes");
            throw new RepositoryException(name.name(); "missing location");
        } else {
            locationFile = new File(location);
        }
        blobStore = new FsBlobStore(componentSettings; threadPool; locationFile);




 

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