Rebuild the TSI index
This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.7 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.7 documentation.
In some cases, it may be necessary to flush and rebuild the TSI index. For example, purging corrupt index files or removing outdated indexed data.
To rebuild your InfluxDB TSI index:
Stop the InfluxDB (
Rebuilding the TSI index while the
influxdis running could prevent some data from being queryable.
Navigate to the
datadirectory in your InfluxDB engine path. The engine path depends on your operating system or custom engine path setting.
cd -Path 'C:\%USERPROFILE%\.influxdbv2\engine\data\'
_seriesdirectories in your InfluxDB
datadirectory. By default,
_seriesdirectories are are stored at
/data/<bucket-id>/_series, but check for and remove
_seriesdirectories throughout the
find . -type d -name _series -exec -delete
get-childitem -Include _series -Recurse -force | Remove-Item -Force -Recurse
indexdirectories. By default,
indexdirectories are stored at
/data/<bucket-id>/autogen/<shard-id>/index, but check for and remove
indexdirectories throughout the
find . -type d -name index -exec -delete
get-childitem -Include index -Recurse -force | Remove-Item -Force -Recurse
influxd inspect build-tsicommand to rebuild the TSI index.
influxd inspect build-tsi
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