Election not won – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Election not won – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

Before you read this guide, we recommend you run the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which detects issues in ES causing log errors (free tool that requires no installation). 

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “election not won” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: cluster.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (join over 700 users who use this free tool).

Log Context

Log”election not won”classname  is CoordinationState.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

* @throws CoordinationStateRejectedException if the arguments were incompatible with the current state of this object.
  */
  public PublishRequest handleClientValue(ClusterState clusterState) {
  if (electionWon == false) {
  logger.debug("handleClientValue: ignored request as election not won");
  throw new CoordinationStateRejectedException("election not won");
  }
  if (lastPublishedVersion != getLastAcceptedVersion()) {
  logger.debug("handleClientValue: cannot start publishing next value before accepting previous one");
  throw new CoordinationStateRejectedException("cannot start publishing next value before accepting previous one");
  }

 





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