Missing or invalid file name ” + name + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Missing or invalid file name ” + name + ” – 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 “missing or invalid file name ” + name + “” 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: blobstore, index.


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”missing or invalid file name [” + name + “]”classname  is BlobStoreIndexShardSnapshot.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

}
  }
 
  // Verify that file information is complete
  if (name == null || Strings.validFileName(name) == false) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("missing or invalid file name [" + name + "]");
  } else if (physicalName == null || Strings.validFileName(physicalName) == false) {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("missing or invalid physical file name [" + physicalName + "]");
  } else if (length 

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