Field parameter is not supported for field type – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Field parameter is not supported for field type – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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Log Context

Log”Field parameter [{}] is not supported for [{}] field type”classname  is LegacyGeoShapeFieldMapper.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

return true;
  }
 
  private static void checkPrefixTreeSupport(String fieldName) {
  if (ShapesAvailability.JTS_AVAILABLE == false || ShapesAvailability.SPATIAL4J_AVAILABLE == false) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("Field parameter [{}] is not supported for [{}] field type";
  fieldName; CONTENT_TYPE);
  }
  DEPRECATION_LOGGER.deprecate("geo_mapper_field_parameter";
  "Field parameter [{}] is deprecated and will be removed in a future version."; fieldName);
  }

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 :

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