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Generates suggested event types by taking previous search results and producing a list of potential searches that can be used as event types. By default, the typelearner command initially groups events by the value of the grouping-field. The search then unifies and merges these groups based on the keywords they contain.


typelearner [<grouping-field>] [<grouping-maxlen>]

Optional arguments

Syntax: <field>
Description: The field with values for the typelearner comman to use when initially grouping events.
Default: punct, the punctuation seen in _raw
Syntax: maxlen=<int>
Description: Determines how many characters in the grouping-field value to look at. If set to negative, the entire value of the grouping-field value is used to group events.
Default: 15


Example 1:

Have the search automatically discover and apply event types to search results.

... | typelearner

See also



Have questions? Visit Splunk Answers and see what questions and answers the Splunk community has using the typelearner command.


This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud: 6.5.0, 6.5.1, 6.6.0, 6.5.1612, 6.6.1, 6.6.3, 7.0.0

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