The input JSON data is malformed. – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

The input JSON data is malformed. – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues

Updated: July-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the error message”The input JSON data is malformed.”. To understand what might cause it to appear, read bellow frequent issues related to the Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

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Log Context

Log”The input JSON data is malformed.”classname  is XContentRecordReader.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

token = parser.nextToken();
  } catch (JsonParseException e) {
  ++errorCounter;
  if (errorCounter >= PARSE_ERRORS_LIMIT) {
  logger.error("Failed to recover from malformed JSON data."; e);
  throw new ElasticsearchParseException("The input JSON data is malformed.");
  }
  }
  } while (token != XContentParser.Token.END_OBJECT);
  }
 }

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 gson throws MalformedJsonException -views 178,036 ,score 72

'Malformed UTF-8 characters, possibly incorrectly encoded' in Laravel -views   116,589,score 43

 

 

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