Invalid number of points in LineString (found – must be >= 2) – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Invalid number of points in LineString (found – must be >= 2) – 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 ” invalid number of points in LineString (found – must be >= 2) ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: Node.

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 “invalid number of points in LineString (found [{}] – must be >= 2)”classname  is GeoShapeType.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

} 
 @Override
 CoordinateNode validate(CoordinateNode coordinates; boolean coerce) {
 if (coordinates.children.size() < 2) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("invalid number of points in LineString (found [{}] - must be >= 2)";
 coordinates.children.size());
 }
 return coordinates;
 }
 };

 

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