Snapshot name patterns

In elasticsearch 7.4.0, I have a snapshot policy that has the snapshot name pattern set to ""<snapshot-{now/d}>", however when the snapshots are taken, they have extra characters appended to the name, for example:



hi @wyllys66

see the SLM documentation at that states:

To prevent conflicting snapshot names, a UUID is automatically appended to each snapshot name.

Thanks! I didn't see that before because I setup my snapshot policy through Kibana and not using the REST API directly.

This topic was automatically closed 28 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.