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

Invalid source type: – 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 source 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: source, 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 source type:”classname  is CompositeValuesSourceParserHelper.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

break;
  case GeoTileGridValuesSourceBuilder.TYPE:
  builder = GeoTileGridValuesSourceBuilder.parse(name; parser);
  break;
  default:
  throw new ParsingException(parser.getTokenLocation(); "invalid source type: " + type);
  }
  parser.nextToken();
  parser.nextToken();
  return builder;
  }

 

Optimize Elasticsearch Performance

Try The Tool