Invalid path element ” + element + ” in path ” + path + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues


Invalid path element ” + element + ” in path ” + path + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

 

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Invalid path element ” + element + ” in path ” + path + ” ” 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: search and aggregations.

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 pinpoint the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (free tool that requires no installation).

Log Context

Log”Invalid path element [” + element + “] in path [” + path + “]”classname  is AggregationPath.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

String element = elements[i];
  if (i == elements.length - 1) {
  int index = element.lastIndexOf('[');
  if (index >= 0) {
  if (index == 0 || index > element.length() - 3) {
  throw new AggregationExecutionException("Invalid path element [" + element + "] in path [" + path + "]");
  }
  if (element.charAt(element.length() - 1) != ']') {
  throw new AggregationExecutionException("Invalid path element [" + element + "] in path [" + path + "]");
  }
  tokens.add(new PathElement(element; element.substring(0; index); element.substring(index + 1; element.length() - 1)));

 

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