Could not parse condition for watch . expected a field indicating the – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues


Could not parse condition for watch . expected a field indicating the – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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Log Context

Log”could not parse [{}] condition for watch [{}]. expected a field indicating the”classname  is CompareCondition.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

XContentParser.Token token;
  while ((token = parser.nextToken()) != XContentParser.Token.END_OBJECT) {
  if (token == XContentParser.Token.FIELD_NAME) {
  path = parser.currentName();
  } else if (path == null) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("could not parse [{}] condition for watch [{}]. expected a field indicating the " +
  "compared path; but found [{}] instead"; TYPE; watchId; token);
  } else if (token == XContentParser.Token.START_OBJECT) {
  token = parser.nextToken();
  if (token != XContentParser.Token.FIELD_NAME) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("could not parse [{}] condition for watch [{}]. expected a field indicating the" +

 

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