Log Role is reserved. the relevant role definition in the mapping file will be ignored – How To Solve Related Issues



Log Role is reserved. the relevant role definition in the mapping file will be ignored – How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0



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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Role is reserved. the relevant role definition in the mapping file will be ignored” 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: discovery-file, plugin.


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 discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations. 

Log Context

Log”Role [{}] is reserved. the relevant role definition in the mapping file will be ignored” classname is FileRolesStore.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                 final boolean flsDlsLicensed = licenseState.isDocumentAndFieldLevelSecurityAllowed();
                for (String segment : roleSegments) {
                    RoleDescriptor descriptor = parseRoleDescriptor(segment; path; logger; resolvePermission; settings);
                    if (descriptor != null) {
                        if (ReservedRolesStore.isReserved(descriptor.getName())) {
                            logger.warn("role [{}] is reserved. the relevant role definition in the mapping file will be ignored";
                                    descriptor.getName());
                        } else if (flsDlsLicensed == false && descriptor.isUsingDocumentOrFieldLevelSecurity()) {
                            logger.warn("role [{}] uses document and/or field level security; which is not enabled by the current license" +
                                    ". this role will be ignored"; descriptor.getName());
                            // we still put the role in the map to avoid unnecessary negative lookups




 

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 Va Using Much More Memory Than Heap  

A Security Invalidalgorithmparamete  

 

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