Invalid URI: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Invalid URI: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch 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 causing many errors 


This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “Invalid URI:” 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 URI:”classname  is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

final URI redirectUri;
  try {
  redirectUri = new URI(redirectUriString);
  } catch (URISyntaxException e) {
  // This should never happen as it's already validated in the settings
  throw new SettingsException("Invalid URI:" + RP_REDIRECT_URI.getKey(); e);
  final String postLogoutRedirectUriString = config.getSetting(RP_POST_LOGOUT_REDIRECT_URI);
  final URI postLogoutRedirectUri;
  try {
  postLogoutRedirectUri = new URI(postLogoutRedirectUriString);

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 Invalid URI: The format of the URI could not be determined -views 322,771 ,score 114

Invalid Uri: The Uri scheme is not valid -views   29,727,score 4

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