Error building ” + primaryName + “: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Error building ” + primaryName + “: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up  which can resolve issues causing many errors 


This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “error building ” + primaryName + “:” 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: plugin.

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 (free tool that requires no installation). 

Log Context

Log”error building [” + primaryName + “]:”classname  is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

List aliases = Arrays.asList(names).subList(1; names.length);
  FunctionDefinition.Builder realBuilder = (uf; distinct; cfg) -> {
  try {
  return; uf.children(); distinct; cfg);
  } catch (QlIllegalArgumentException e) {
  throw new ParsingException(uf.source(); "error building [" + primaryName + "]: " + e.getMessage(); e);
  return new FunctionDefinition(primaryName; unmodifiableList(aliases); function; datetime; realBuilder);


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