Timed out after – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Timed out after ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “Timed out after [“classname  is TransportStopRollupAction.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

if (stopped) {
 // We have successfully confirmed a stop; send back the response
 } else {
 listener.onFailure(new ElasticsearchTimeoutException("Timed out after [" + request.timeout().getStringRep()
 + "] while waiting for rollup job [" + request.getId() + "] to stop. State was ["
 + ((RollupJobStatus) jobTask.getStatus()).getIndexerState() + "]"));
 } catch (InterruptedException e) {


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