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Description

The noop command is an internal command that is used for debugging.

If you are looking for a way to add comments to your search, see Add comments to searches in the Search Manual.

Syntax

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Optional arguments

newfield
Syntax: <string>
Description: The name of a new field where you want the results placed.
search_optimization
Syntax: true | false
Description: Specifies if search optimization is enabled for the search.
Default: true

Troubleshooting search optimization

In some very limited situations, the optimization that is built into the search processor might not optimize a search correctly.

To turn off optimization for a specific search, the last command in your search criteria should be
|noop search_optimization=false

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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud: 6.6.3, 7.0.3, 7.0.0, 7.0.2


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