Could not parse week times expected an object but found – How to solve this Elasticsearch exception

Opster Team

August-23, Version: 6.8-8.9

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is unable to parse the week times due to incorrect data format. It expects an object but found an empty object or array. This could be due to a malformed request or incorrect data input. To resolve this issue, you should check the data format and ensure it matches the expected format. Also, verify your request syntax and correct any errors. If the problem persists, consider reindexing your data to ensure it’s in the correct format.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” could not parse week times. expected an object; but found [{}] ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “could not parse week times. expected an object; but found [{}]” class name is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 return new Builder();
 }  public static WeekTimes parse(XContentParser parser; XContentParser.Token token) throws IOException; ElasticsearchParseException {
 if (token != XContentParser.Token.START_OBJECT) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("could not parse week times. expected an object; but found [{}]"; token);
 EnumSet daysSet = EnumSet.noneOf(DayOfWeek.class);
 Set timesSet = new HashSet<>();
 String currentFieldName = null;
 while ((token = parser.nextToken()) != XContentParser.Token.END_OBJECT) {