Numeric value expected – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Numeric value expected – 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 “numeric value expected” 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: .


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”numeric value expected”classname  is GeoUtils.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

GeoPoint.assertZValue(ignoreZValue; subParser.doubleValue());
  } else {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("[geo_point] field type does not accept > 3 dimensions");
  }
  } else {
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("numeric value expected");
  }
  }
  }
  return point.reset(lat; lon);
  } else if(parser.currentToken() == Token.VALUE_STRING) {

 

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 json parsing error in Springboot -views 23,514 

Elastic Search : Expected numeric type on field -views   6,208,score 3

 

 

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