Epoch “+ formatter +” is not supported as dynamic date format – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues


Epoch “+ formatter +” is not supported as dynamic date format – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Epoch “+ formatter +” is not supported as dynamic date format ” 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: index.

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Log Context

Log”Epoch [“+ formatter +”] is not supported as dynamic date format”classname  is RootObjectMapper.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

if (fieldName.equals("date_formats") || fieldName.equals("dynamic_date_formats")) {
  if (fieldNode instanceof List) {
  List formatters = new ArrayList();
  for (Object formatter : (List>) fieldNode) {
  if (formatter.toString().startsWith("epoch_")) {
  throw new MapperParsingException("Epoch ["+ formatter +"] is not supported as dynamic date format");
  }
  formatters.add(parseDateTimeFormatter(formatter));
  }
  builder.dynamicDateTimeFormatter(formatters);
  } else if ("none".equals(fieldNode.toString())) {

 

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