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event_renderers.conf

The following are the spec and example files for event_renderers.conf.

event_renderers.conf.spec

# Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Splunk Inc. All Rights Reserved.  Version 4.3 
#
# This file contains possible attribute/value pairs for configuring event rendering properties.
#
# There is an event_renderers.conf in $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/system/default/.  To set custom configurations, 
# place an event_renderers.conf in $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/system/local/, or your own custom app directory.
#
# To learn more about configuration files (including precedence) please see the documentation 
# located at http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/latest/Admin/Aboutconfigurationfiles

[<name>]
* Stanza name. This name must be unique. 

eventtype = <event type>
* Specify event type name from eventtypes.conf.

priority = <positive integer>
* Highest number wins!! 

template = <valid Mako template>
* Any template from the $APP/appserver/event_renderers directory.

css_class = <css class name suffix to apply to the parent event element class attribute>
* This can be any valid css class value. 
* The value is appended to a standard suffix string of "splEvent-". A css_class value of foo would 
result in the parent element of the event having an html attribute class with a value of splEvent-foo 
(for example, class="splEvent-foo"). You can externalize your css style rules for this in 
$APP/appserver/static/application.css. For example, to make the text red you would add to 
application.css:.splEvent-foo { color:red; }

event_renderers.conf.example

# Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Splunk Inc. All Rights Reserved.  Version 4.3
# DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE!
# Please make all changes to files in $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/system/local.
# To make changes, copy the section/stanza you want to change from $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/system/default
# into ../local and edit there.
#
# This file contains mappings between Splunk eventtypes and event renderers.
#

[event_renderer_1]
eventtype = hawaiian_type
priority = 1
css_class = EventRenderer1

[event_renderer_2]
eventtype = french_food_type
priority = 1
template = event_renderer2.html
css_class = EventRenderer2

[event_renderer_3]
eventtype = japan_type
priority = 1
css_class = EventRenderer3

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