Nested failed to find nested object under path ” + nestedPath + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Nested failed to find nested object under path ” + nestedPath + ” – 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 “nested failed to find nested object under path ” + nestedPath + “” 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: sort, search.


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”[nested] failed to find nested object under path [” + nestedPath + “]”classname  is SortBuilder.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

// verify our nested path
  ObjectMapper nestedObjectMapper = context.getObjectMapper(nestedPath);
 
  if (nestedObjectMapper == null) {
  throw new QueryShardException(context; "[nested] failed to find nested object under path [" + nestedPath + "]");
  }
  if (nestedObjectMapper.nested().isNested() == false) {
  throw new QueryShardException(context; "[nested] nested object under path [" + nestedPath + "] is not of nested type");
  }
  ObjectMapper objectMapper = context.nestedScope().getObjectMapper();

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 Elasticsearch: nested object under path is not of nested type -views 28,847 ,score 27

Elasticsearch: nested object under path [messages] is not of nested type -views   5,289,score 3



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