Exception while syncing before creating a snapshot – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Exception while syncing before creating a snapshot – 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 “exception while syncing before creating a snapshot” 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: snapshot, index.


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”exception while syncing before creating a snapshot”classname  is TranslogWriter.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

synchronized (this) {
  ensureOpen();
  try {
  sync();
  } catch (IOException e) {
  throw new TranslogException(shardId; "exception while syncing before creating a snapshot"; e);
  }
  return super.newSnapshot();
  }
  }
  }

 

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 Unable to complete Synced Flush on idle index – Elasticsearch …  

Unable to complete Synced Flush on idle index – Elasticsearch …  

 

 

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