Illegal property in graph definition – 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 ” Illegal property in graph definition ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: rest and 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 “Illegal property in graph definition”classname  is RestGraphAction.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

} else {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("Illegal object property in graph definition " + fieldName; token.name()); 
 }
 } else {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("Illegal property in graph definition " + fieldName; token.name());
 }
 }
 } 
 private void parseVertices(XContentParser parser; Hop currentHop)

 

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