Failure during next checkpoint info retrieval – 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 ” Failure during next checkpoint info retrieval ” 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 “Failure during next checkpoint info retrieval”classname  is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

lastCheckpointNumber + 1 
 listener.onFailure(new CheckpointException("Failure during next checkpoint info retrieval"; e));
 // <1> got last checkpoint; get the next checkpoint
 ActionListener lastCheckpointListener = ActionListener.wrap(lastCheckpointObj -> {


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