Disabling track_total_hits is not allowed in a scroll context – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Disabling track_total_hits is not allowed in a scroll context – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the error message”disabling track_total_hits is not allowed in a scroll context”. To understand what might cause it to appear, read bellow frequent issues related to the Elasticsearch concepts: scroll, search.

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Log Context

Log”disabling [track_total_hits] is not allowed in a scroll context”classname  is SearchService.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

}
  context.trackScores(source.trackScores());
  if (source.trackTotalHitsUpTo() != null
  && source.trackTotalHitsUpTo() != SearchContext.TRACK_TOTAL_HITS_ACCURATE
  && context.scrollContext() != null) {
  throw new SearchException(shardTarget; "disabling [track_total_hits] is not allowed in a scroll context");
  }
  if (source.trackTotalHitsUpTo() != null) {
  context.trackTotalHitsUpTo(source.trackTotalHitsUpTo());
  }
  if (source.minScore() != null) {

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 Scrolling and Paging in Elastic/Nest 6+ – Elasticsearch – Discuss the …  

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