Failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization – 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 ” Failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization ” 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 and cluster.

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”Failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization”classname  is SnapshotsService.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

// Failure due to not being master any more; don't try to remove snapshot from cluster state the next master
  // will try ending this snapshot again
  logger.debug(() -> new ParameterizedMessage(
  "[{}] failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization"; snapshot); e);
  failSnapshotCompletionListeners(snapshot;
  new SnapshotException(snapshot; "Failed to update cluster state during snapshot finalization"; e));
  } else {
  logger.warn(() -> new ParameterizedMessage("[{}] failed to finalize snapshot"; snapshot); e);
  removeSnapshotFromClusterState(snapshot; e);
  }
  }

 

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