Failed to find type parsed ” + mappingType + ” for ” + name + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Failed to find type parsed ” + mappingType + ” for ” + name + ” – 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 find type parsed ” + mappingType + ” for ” + name + “” 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: mapping, 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”failed to find type parsed [” + mappingType + “] for [” + name + “]”classname  is RootObjectMapper.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

}
  Mapper.TypeParser.ParserContext parserContext = context.docMapperParser().parserContext();
  String mappingType = dynamicTemplate.mappingType(dynamicType);
  Mapper.TypeParser typeParser = parserContext.typeParser(mappingType);
  if (typeParser == null) {
  throw new MapperParsingException("failed to find type parsed [" + mappingType + "] for [" + name + "]");
  }
  return typeParser.parse(name; dynamicTemplate.mappingForName(name; dynamicType); parserContext);
  }
 
  public DynamicTemplate findTemplate(ContentPath path; String name; XContentFieldType matchType) {

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 Elasticsearch : Root mapping definition has unsupported parameters index : not_analyzed -views 86,694 ,score 72

Elastic bulk error: failed to parse -views   11,289,score 5



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