A data frame analytics with id already exists – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

A data frame analytics with id already exists – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “A data frame analytics with id already exists” 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: 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 (free tool that requires no installation). 

Log Context

Log”A data frame analytics with id [{}] already exists”classname  is ExceptionsHelper.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

public static ResourceNotFoundException missingDataFrameAnalytics(String id) {
  return new ResourceNotFoundException("No known data frame analytics with id [{}]"; id);
  public static ResourceAlreadyExistsException dataFrameAnalyticsAlreadyExists(String id) {
  return new ResourceAlreadyExistsException("A data frame analytics with id [{}] already exists"; id);
  public static ResourceNotFoundException missingTrainedModel(String modelId) {
  return new ResourceNotFoundException("No known trained model with model_id [{}]"; modelId);


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 An item with the same key has already been added -views 350,281 ,score 135

RRSet of type CNAME with DNS name foo.com. is not permitted at apex in zone bar.com -views   73,403,score 98



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