Splunk® DB Connect

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Instead of configuring inputs, outputs, and lookups in one inputs.conf file, in DB Connect 3, inputs, outputs, and lookups are configured in separate files named db_inputs.conf, db_outputs.conf, and db_lookups.conf. These files increase configurability and performance.

You can't modify inputs.conf file stanzas outside of the DB Connect app, such as in the search app or manager context.

# The file contains the specification for all db connect modular inputs
# # server - the modular input that runs java server

config_file = <string>
# required
# If the value is an absolute path, taskserver will treat it as the config_file path.
# If the value is a relative path, taskserver will prepend SPLUNK_HOME and generate the actual config_file path.
# On UNIX systems, a path is absolute if its prefix is "/".
# On Microsoft Windows systems, a path is absolute if its prefix is a drive specifier followed by "\\", or if its prefix is "\\\\".

keystore_password = <string>
# required
# Specifies the java keystore password
# The keystore contains the certificate to set up the HTTPS connection to the
# task server.

interval = <integer>
# required
# Specifies the interval used by Splunkd to monitor Java server. If Java process
# is stopped, Splunkd will spawn a new Java process.

config_file = <string>
interval = <integer>
keystore_password = <string>

interval = <integer>

interval = <integer>
Last modified on 19 July, 2023
identities.conf.spec   dbx_settings.conf.spec

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® DB Connect: 3.14.0, 3.14.1, 3.15.0, 3.16.0, 3.17.0, 3.17.1, 3.17.2

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