Operator not supported for date math – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Operator not supported for date math – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” operator not supported for date math ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: Node.

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 “operator not supported for date math [{}]”classname  is JodaDateMathParser.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

if (c == '+') {
 sign = 1;
 } else if (c == '-') {
 sign = -1;
 } else {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("operator not supported for date math [{}]"; mathString);
 }
 } 
 if (i >= mathString.length()) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("truncated date math [{}]"; mathString);

 

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