Failed to retrieve configuration – 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 Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Failed to retrieve configuration ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “Failed to retrieve configuration”classname  is TransformCheckpointService.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

nextCheckpointProgress;
 listener
 );
 }; transformError -> {
 logger.warn("Failed to retrieve configuration for transform [" + transformId + "]"; transformError);
 listener.onFailure(new CheckpointException("Failed to retrieve configuration"; transformError));
 }));
 }
 }

 

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