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Let’s say you’ve checked your health and you see two relocating shards. Where are they from and where are they going?
% curl 192.168.56.10:9200/_cat/health 1384315316 20:01:56 foo green 3 3 12 6 2 0 0 % curl 192.168.56.10:9200/_cat/shards | fgrep RELO wiki1 0 r RELOCATING 3014 31.1mb 192.168.56.20 Commander Kraken -> 192.168.56.30 Frankie Raye wiki1 1 r RELOCATING 3013 29.6mb 192.168.56.10 Stiletto -> 192.168.56.30 Frankie Raye