Username for ” + key + ” is set but type is ” + type + ” – Elasticsearch Error How To Solve Related Issues



Username for ” + key + ” is set but type is ” + type + ” – 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 “username for ” + key + ” is set but type is ” + type + “” 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: plugin.


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Log Context

Log”username for [” + key + “] is set but type is [” + type + “]”classname  is HttpExporter.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

if (Strings.isNullOrEmpty(username) == false) {
  final String type =
  (String) settings.get(Exporter.TYPE_SETTING.getConcreteSettingForNamespace(namespace));
  if ("http".equals(type) == false) {
  throw new SettingsException("username for [" + key + "] is set but type is [" + type + "]");
  }
  }
  }
 
  @Override

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