It is forbidden to create dynamic nested objects ( – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



It is forbidden to create dynamic nested objects ( – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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Log Context

Log”It is forbidden to create dynamic nested objects ([“classname  is DocumentParser.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

}
  Mapper.BuilderContext builderContext = new Mapper.BuilderContext(context.indexSettings().getSettings();
  context.path());
  mapper = (ObjectMapper) builder.build(builderContext);
  if (mapper.nested() != ObjectMapper.Nested.NO) {
  throw new MapperParsingException("It is forbidden to create dynamic nested objects (["
  + context.path().pathAsText(paths[i]) + "]) through `copy_to` or dots in field names");
  }
  context.addDynamicMapper(mapper);
  break;
  case FALSE:

 

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 Javascript: how to dynamically create nested objects using object names given by an array -views 73,461 ,score 59

Dynamic Mapping for Nested Type -views   11,794,score 13

 

 

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