Script Too many dynamic script compilations within; max: – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Script Too many dynamic script compilations within; max: – 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 Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” script Too many dynamic script compilations within; max: ” 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: Node.

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 pinpoint the cause of many errors and provides suitable actionable recommendations how to resolve them (free tool that requires no installation).

Log Context

Log”[script] Too many dynamic script compilations within; max: [“classname  is ScriptCache.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

});
 
  if(!tokenBucketState.tokenSuccessfullyTaken) {
  scriptMetrics.onCompilationLimit();
  // Otherwise reject the request
  throw new CircuitBreakingException("[script] Too many dynamic script compilations within; max: [" +
  rate.v1() + "/" + rate.v2() +"]; please use indexed; or scripts with parameters instead; " +
  "this limit can be changed by the [" + contextRateSetting + "] setting";
  CircuitBreaker.Durability.TRANSIENT);
  }
  }

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