Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce
Version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce was released on Aug 11, 2023.
Version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce is compatible with the following software, CIM version, and platforms:
|Splunk platform versions||8.2.x, 9.0.x|
|Vendor Products||Salesforce API versions 42.0 to 58.0|
The field alias functionality is compatible with the current version of this add-on. The current version of this add-on does not support older field alias configurations.
For more information about the field alias configuration change, refer to the Splunk Enterprise Release Notes.
To upgrade to version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce, see the Upgrade topic of this manual.
Version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce provides the following features:
- Support for Salesforce API version 57.0 and 58.0.
- Enhanced the EventLogFile input data collection to handle the scenario where a particular EventLogFile gets deleted from the Salesforce server.
Version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce fixes the following (if any) issues:
|Date resolved||Issue number||Description|
|2023-08-09||ADDON-62516||Increase oauth_timeout to give enough time for MFA|
Version 4.8.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce has the following known issues. If no issues appear below, no issues have yet been reported:
|Date filed||Issue number||Description|
|2021-06-15||ADDON-38307||Splunk_TA_Salesforce ingests ApexJob event log only 1 time even though the status is changed from Queued to others.|
|2021-02-19||ADDON-33993, ADDON-33964, ADDON-34491||Stack trace is getting displayed in the input UI validation error message when user try to delete default inputs|
|2017-04-25||ADDON-14623||The data collection is slow and/or possible data loss when user add multiple inputs through inputs.conf.|
Splunk recommends user to configure inputs via Splunk web, instead of configuring them via inputs.conf.
If user needs to configure them in inputs.conf, do the following:
1. Set "disabled = 1" of inputs.conf under default folder $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps/Splunk_TA_salesforce/default/inputs.conf.
Third-party software attributions
Some of the components included in this add-on are licensed under free or open source licenses. We wish to thank the contributors to those projects.
A complete listing of third-party software information for this add-on is available as a PDF file for download:
Splunk Add-on for Salesforce third-party software credits.
Source types for the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce
Release history for the Splunk Add-on for Salesforce
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Supported Add-ons: released