Field ” + name + ” found and unsupported shape LinearRing – 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 ” Field ” + name + ” found and unsupported shape LinearRing ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: query and index.

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 “Field [” + name + “] found and unsupported shape LinearRing”classname  is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

return null;
 public Void visit(LinearRing ring) {
 throw new QueryShardException(context; "Field [" + name + "] found and unsupported shape LinearRing");
 public Void visit(MultiLine multiLine) {
 List collector = new ArrayList<>();


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