Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + “” 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: .


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”Failed to compile ” + type + ” script [” + id + “] using lang [” + lang + “]”classname  is ScriptCache.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

} catch (ExecutionException executionException) {
  Throwable cause = executionException.getCause();
  if (cause instanceof ScriptException) {
  throw (ScriptException) cause;
  } else if (cause instanceof Exception) {
  throw new GeneralScriptException("Failed to compile " + type + " script [" + id + "] using lang [" + lang + "]"; cause);
  } else {
  rethrow(cause);
  throw new AssertionError(cause);
  }
  }

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 :

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