Log Ignoring recovery of a corrupt translog entry – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Ignoring recovery of a corrupt translog entry – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Ignoring recovery of a corrupt translog entry” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts index, recovery, shard. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Ignoring recovery of a corrupt translog entry” classname is IndexShard.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 opsRecovered++;
                onOperationRecovered.run();
            } catch (Exception e) {
                if (ExceptionsHelper.status(e) == RestStatus.BAD_REQUEST) {
                    // mainly for MapperParsingException and Failure to detect xcontent
                    logger.info("ignoring recovery of a corrupt translog entry"; e);
                } else {
                    throw ExceptionsHelper.convertToRuntime(e);
                }
            }
        }




 

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 Corrupt Data Overrun In Decompress  

Github Issue Number 18972  

 

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