Precision needs to be between 0-9; received – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Precision needs to be between 0-9; received – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

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Log Context

Log”precision needs to be between [0-9]; received [{}]”classname  is DateUtils.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

throw new ParsingException(precisionExpression.source(); "invalid precision; " + e.getMessage());
  }
  }
 
  if (precision  9) {
  throw new ParsingException(precisionExpression.source(); "precision needs to be between [0-9]; received [{}]";
  precisionExpression.sourceText());
  }
 
  // remove the remainder
  nano = nano - nano % (int) Math.pow(10; (9 - precision));

Related issues to this log

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