Error building ” + primaryName + “: – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Error building ” + primaryName + “: – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, 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 that cause 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 pinpoint the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (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);


Run the Check-Up to get a customized report like this:

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