Could not parse watch status. failed to parse field – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Could not parse watch status. failed to parse field – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” could not parse watch status. failed to parse field ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: rest-high-level and client.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “could not parse watch status. failed to parse field [{}]”classname  is WatchStatus.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

currentFieldName = parser.currentName();
 } else if (Field.STATE.match(currentFieldName; parser.getDeprecationHandler())) {
 try {
 state = State.parse(parser);
 } catch (ElasticsearchParseException e) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("could not parse watch status. failed to parse field [{}]";
 e; currentFieldName);
 }
 } else if (Field.VERSION.match(currentFieldName; parser.getDeprecationHandler())) {
 if (token.isValue()) {
 version = parser.longValue();

 

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