Setting ” + setting.getKey() + ” is not defined for repository – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Setting ” + setting.getKey() + ” is not defined for repository – 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 “Setting ” + setting.getKey() + ” is not defined for repository” 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: repositories, plugins, repository-gcs.


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”Setting [” + setting.getKey() + “] is not defined for repository”classname  is GoogleCloudStorageRepository.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

* Get a given setting from the repository settings; throwing a {@link RepositoryException} if the setting does not exist or is empty.
  */
  static  T getSetting(Setting setting; RepositoryMetadata metadata) {
  T value = setting.get(metadata.settings());
  if (value == null) {
  throw new RepositoryException(metadata.name(); "Setting [" + setting.getKey() + "] is not defined for repository");
  }
  if ((value instanceof String) && (Strings.hasText((String) value)) == false) {
  throw new RepositoryException(metadata.name(); "Setting [" + setting.getKey() + "] is empty for repository");
  }
  return value;

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 :

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