Snapshot lifecycle policy not found: – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Snapshot lifecycle policy not found: – 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 “snapshot lifecycle policy not found:” 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: snapshot, plugin.


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Log Context

Log”snapshot lifecycle policy not found: {}”classname  is TransportDeleteSnapshotLifecycleAction.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

@Override
  public ClusterState execute(ClusterState currentState) {
  SnapshotLifecycleMetadata snapMeta = currentState.metadata().custom(SnapshotLifecycleMetadata.TYPE);
  if (snapMeta == null) {
  throw new ResourceNotFoundException("snapshot lifecycle policy not found: {}"; request.getLifecycleId());
  }
  // Check that the policy exists in the first place
  snapMeta.getSnapshotConfigurations().entrySet().stream()
  .filter(e -> e.getValue().getPolicy().getId().equals(request.getLifecycleId()))
  .findAny()

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 :

1 Snapshot Lifecycle Manager not working on Elastic Cloud …  

Snapshot Lifecycle Manager not working on Elastic Cloud …  



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