Log Failed to remove snapshot metadata – How To Solve Related Issues


Log Failed to remove snapshot metadata – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the 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 ” Failed to remove snapshot metadata ” 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: metadata, snapshot and snapshots.

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 “[{}] failed to remove snapshot metadata” classname is SnapshotsService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 return currentState;
            }

            
Override
            public void onFailure(String source; Exception e) {
                logger.warn(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("[{}] failed to remove snapshot metadata"; snapshot); e);
                endingSnapshots.remove(snapshot);
                if (listener != null) {
                    listener.onFailure(e);
                }
            }



 

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