Creation of task for Rollup Job ID – How to solve this Elasticsearch exception

Opster Team

August-23, Version: 6.8-7.15

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch fails to create a task for a specified Rollup Job ID. This could be due to a variety of reasons such as insufficient permissions, incorrect job ID, or system resource limitations. To resolve this issue, you can check if the job ID is correct, ensure the user has the necessary permissions, or increase system resources. Additionally, check the Elasticsearch logs for more detailed error information.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Creation of task for Rollup Job ID [ ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin, task.

Log Context

Log “Creation of task for Rollup Job ID [” class name is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 }  @Override
 public void onTimeout(TimeValue timeout) {
 listener.onFailure(new ElasticsearchException("Creation of task for Rollup Job ID ["
 + job.getConfig().getId() + "] timed out after [" + timeout + "]"));