Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V
About this release
Version 3.1.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V was released on April 2, 2019 and is compatible with the following software, CIM versions, and platforms.
|Splunk platform versions||6.6.x and later|
|Platforms||Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2|
Microsoft Windows 8.1
|Vendor Products||Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012|
The Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V 3.1.0 fixes bugs.
Version 3.1.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V fixes the following issues.
|Date resolved||Issue number||Description|
|2019-02-18||ADDON-20922||Sourcetypes microsoft:hyperv:perf:vm and microsoft:hyperv:vm:disk now extract their fields correctly|
|2019-02-05||ADDON-21194||GetVM_Inventory input is disabled by default in inputs.conf|
|2019-02-01||ADDON-19269||Read_latency now shows accurate metrics for disk metrics|
|2019-01-23||ADDON-20118||In Splunk7.0.x and 7.2.0, some events are no longer embedded with "<![CDATA[CentOS01]]>"|
|2019-01-20||ADDON-20898||Field alias for field 'hyperv_version' is removed from props.conf|
|2019-01-10||ADDON-20128||Eventtypes.conf is formatted according to best practices|
Version 3.1.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V contains the following known issues.
|Date filed||Issue number||Description|
|2016-07-21||ADDON-10660||The value of network_usage field is empty if the VM is set more than one network adaptor.|
|2016-07-21||ADDON-10649, ADDON-10444||This add-on cannot get microsoft:hyperv:perf:datastore if "ERROR User script exception"exists in splunk-powershell.ps1.log|
|2016-07-07||ADDON-10462||Several events contain a value of "" for vm_os_version, vm_os, vm_id, and vm_name fields.|
|2016-07-07||ADDON-10461||Need to restart splunk to get powershell data in after hyper-v server failed.|
|2016-04-17||ADDON-8727||Eventtypes have been changed to adhere to current best practices.|
See the Upgrade the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V for details.
Third-party software attributions
Version 3.1.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V does not incorporate any third-party software or libraries.
Source types for the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V
Release history for the Splunk Add-on for Microsoft Hyper-V
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Supported Add-ons: released