Version pid build – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

Aug-23, Version: 2.3-2.3

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is unable to start due to a version mismatch or a problem with the build. It could be due to an incorrect installation, a corrupted file, or an upgrade issue. To resolve this, you can try reinstalling Elasticsearch, ensuring you have the correct version. If it’s an upgrade issue, make sure to follow the correct upgrade process. Also, check for any corrupted files and replace them if necessary. Lastly, ensure that the system requirements are met for the Elasticsearch version you are using.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” version[{}]; pid[{}]; build[{}/{}] ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: node.

Log Context

Log “version[{}]; pid[{}]; build[{}/{}]” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

         Settings tmpSettings = settingsBuilder().put(tmpEnv.settings())
                .put(Client.CLIENT_TYPE_SETTING; CLIENT_TYPE).build();
        tmpSettings = TribeService.processSettings(tmpSettings);

        ESLogger logger = Loggers.getLogger(Node.class; tmpSettings.get("name"));"version[{}]; pid[{}]; build[{}/{}]"; version; JvmInfo.jvmInfo().pid(); Build.CURRENT.hashShort(); Build.CURRENT.timestamp());"initializing ...");

        if (logger.isDebugEnabled()) {
            logger.debug("using config [{}]; data [{}]; logs [{}]; plugins [{}]";