Invalid template – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Invalid template – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the error message”Invalid template”. To understand what might cause it to appear, read bellow frequent issues related to the Elasticsearch concepts: template, plugin.

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Log Context

Log”Invalid template”classname  is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

  try {
  XContentHelper.convertToMap(JsonXContent.jsonXContent; source; false);
  } catch (Exception e) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("Invalid template"; e);
  private static String replaceVariables(String input; String version; String versionProperty; Map variables) {
  String template = replaceVariable(input; versionProperty; version);

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 Getting "Template validation error: Invalid template resource property 'VPCID' " -views 15,872 

Invalid json while pushing search template to ElasticSearch -views   117



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