Join validation on cluster state – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Join validation on cluster state – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log “join validation on cluster state” 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: join, cluster.

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”join validation on cluster state”classname  is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

ThreadPool.Names.GENERIC; ValidateJoinRequest::new;
  (request; channel; task) -> {
  final ClusterState localState = currentStateSupplier.get();
  if (localState.metadata().clusterUUIDCommitted() &&
  localState.metadata().clusterUUID().equals(request.getState().metadata().clusterUUID()) == false) {
  throw new CoordinationStateRejectedException("join validation on cluster state" +
  " with a different cluster uuid " + request.getState().metadata().clusterUUID() +
  " than local cluster uuid " + localState.metadata().clusterUUID() + "; rejecting");
  joinValidators.forEach(action -> action.accept(transportService.getLocalNode(); request.getState()));


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 :

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