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tail

Description

Returns the last N number of specified results. The events are returned in reverse order, starting at the end of the result set. The last 10 events are returned if no integer is specified

Syntax

tail [<N>]

Required arguments

None.

Optional arguments

<N>
Syntax: <int>
Description: The number of results to return.
Default: 10

Examples

Example 1:

Return the last 20 results in reverse order.

... | tail 20

See also

head, reverse

Answers

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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud: 6.5.0, 6.5.1, 6.5.1612, 6.6.0, 6.6.1, 6.6.3


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