Log Unable to resolve project from metadata server for GCE discovery service – How To Solve Related Issues

Log Unable to resolve project from metadata server for GCE discovery service – How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Unable to resolve project from metadata server for GCE discovery service” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts cloud-aws, discovery, discovery-gce, instances, metadata, plugins. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Unable to resolve project from metadata server for GCE discovery service” classname is GceInstancesServiceImpl.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 
        try {
            // this code is based on a private GCE method: {
link com.google.cloud.ServiceOptions#getAppEngineProjectIdFromMetadataServer()}
            return getAppEngineValueFromMetadataServer("/computeMetadata/v1/project/project-id");
        } catch (Exception e) {
            logger.warn("unable to resolve project from metadata server for GCE discovery service"; e);
        }
        return null;
    }

    private List resolveZones() {



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