Get uri failed – How to solve this Elasticsearch exception

Opster Team

August-23, Version: 8.2-8.9

Before you dig into reading this guide, have you tried asking OpsGPT what this log means? You’ll receive a customized analysis of your log.

Try OpsGPT now for step-by-step guidance and tailored insights into your Elasticsearch operation.

Briefly, this error occurs when Elasticsearch is unable to retrieve the requested data from the specified URI. This could be due to a number of reasons such as incorrect URI, network issues, or the server being down. To resolve this issue, you can check the URI for any mistakes, ensure the server is up and running, and verify your network connection. If the problem persists, you may need to check the server logs for more detailed error information.

For a complete solution to your to your search operation, try for free AutoOps for Elasticsearch & OpenSearch . With AutoOps and Opster’s proactive support, you don’t have to worry about your search operation – we take charge of it. Get improved performance & stability with less hardware.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Get [” + uri + “] failed. ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “Get [” + uri + “] failed.” class name is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 }  @Override
 public void failed(Exception e) {
 listener.onFailure(new ElasticsearchSecurityException("Get [" + uri + "] failed."; e));
 }  @Override
 public void cancelled() {
 listener.onFailure(new ElasticsearchSecurityException("Get [" + uri + "] was cancelled."));


How helpful was this guide?

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?