Truncated date math – 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 ” truncated date math ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: Node.


Log Context

Log “truncated date math [{}]”classname  is JodaDateMathParser.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

throw new ElasticsearchParseException("operator not supported for date math [{}]"; mathString);
 }
 } 
 if (i >= mathString.length()) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("truncated date math [{}]"; mathString);
 } 
 final int num;
 if (!Character.isDigit(mathString.charAt(i))) {
 num = 1;

 

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