ElasticSearch Restore "Unknown parameter type"

(ONE) #1

I am trying to restore my elasticsearch on a new machine.

I copied the backup across, set up a new repo with the same name (called myrep). I have check if this works by doing:

> `GET`

which returned:

"myrep": {
"type": "fs",
"settings": {
"compress": "true",
"location": "myrep"

When I try to do a restore doing:


I get an error:

"error": {
"root_cause": [
"type": "illegal_argument_exception",
"reason": "Unknown parameter type"
"type": "illegal_argument_exception",
"reason": "Unknown parameter type"
"status": 400

Can anyone help?

(David Pilato) #2

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Instead paste the text and format it with </> icon. Check the preview window.

(ONE) #3

I have edited the post, is that better?

(ONE) #4

Mistake on my behalf. I had a body in my post request which was causing issues.

(system) #5

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