Neither a secret key nor a shared access token was set. – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Neither a secret key nor a shared access token was set. – 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 “Neither a secret key nor a shared access token was set.” 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: repositories, azure, repository-azure, plugins.


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”Neither a secret key nor a shared access token was set.”classname  is AzureStorageSettings.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

private static String buildConnectString(String account; @Nullable String key; @Nullable String sasToken; String endpointSuffix) {
  final boolean hasSasToken = Strings.hasText(sasToken);
  final boolean hasKey = Strings.hasText(key);
  if (hasSasToken == false && hasKey == false) {
  throw new SettingsException("Neither a secret key nor a shared access token was set.");
  }
  if (hasSasToken && hasKey) {
  throw new SettingsException("Both a secret as well as a shared access token were set.");
  }
  final StringBuilder connectionStringBuilder = new StringBuilder();

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