Only allow store that can be opened or that throws a ShardLockObtainFailedException while being opened but got a – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Only allow store that can be opened or that throws a ShardLockObtainFailedException while being opened but got a – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” only allow store that can be opened or that throws a ShardLockObtainFailedException while being opened but got a ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: shard.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “only allow store that can be opened or that throws a ShardLockObtainFailedException while being opened but got a”classname  is PrimaryShardAllocator.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

} 
 if (allocationId != null) {
 assert nodeShardState.storeException() == null ||
 nodeShardState.storeException() instanceof ShardLockObtainFailedException :
 "only allow store that can be opened or that throws a ShardLockObtainFailedException while being opened but got a " +
 "store throwing " + nodeShardState.storeException();
 numberOfAllocationsFound++;
 if (matchAnyShard || inSyncAllocationIds.contains(nodeShardState.allocationId())) {
 nodeShardStates.add(nodeShardState);
 }

 

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