Errors

Network errors and their descriptions.

Error

Description

INVALID_TOPIC_ID

The Topic ID specified is not in the system.

TOPIC_DELETED

The Topic has been deleted

INVALID_TOPIC_EXPIRATION_TIME

​The expiration time set for the topic is not valid

INVALID_TOPIC_ADMIN_KEY

​The adminKey associated with the topic is not correct

INVALID_TOPIC_SUBMIT_KEY

​The submitKey associated with the topic is not correct

UNAUTHORIZED

An attempted operation was not authorized (ie - a deleteTopic for a topic with no adminKey)

INVALID_TOPIC_MESSAGE

A ConsensusService message is empty

INVALID_AUTORENEW_ACCOUNT

The autoRenewAccount specified is not a valid, active account.

AUTORENEW_ACCOUNT_NOT_ALLOWED

An admin key was not specified on the topic, so there must not be an autorenew account.

AUTORENEW_ACCOUNT_SIGNATURE_MISSING

The autoRenewAccount didn't sign the transaction.

INVALID_CHUNK_NUMBER

Chunk number must be from 1 to total (chunks) inclusive

InvalidChunkTransactionId

For every chunk, the payer account that is part of initialTransactionID must match the Payer Account of this transaction. The entire initialTransactionID should match the transactionID of the first chunk, but this is not checked or enforced by Hedera except when the chunk number is 1.

TopicExpired

The topic has expired, was not automatically renewed, and is in a 7 day grace period before the topic will be deleted unrecoverably. This error response code will not be returned until autoRenew functionality is supported by HAPI.