Invalid grouping type: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Invalid grouping type: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “invalid grouping type:” to appear. It’s important to understand the issues related to the log, so to get started, read the general overview on common issues and tips related to the Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.


Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up which analyses ES to discover the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations (free tool that requires no installation). 

Log Context

Log”invalid grouping type:”classname  is GroupConfig.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

break;
  case GEOTILE_GRID:
  groupSource = GeoTileGroupSource.fromXContent(parser; lenient);
  break;
  default:
  throw new ParsingException(parser.getTokenLocation(); "invalid grouping type: " + groupType);
  }
 
  parser.nextToken();
 
  groups.put(destinationFieldName; groupSource);

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 :

1 ElasticSearch Error: Invalid term-aggregator order path [_key]. Unknown aggregation [_key] while performing aggregation from Java -views 214 

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