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Release notes

Version 3.2.0 of Splunk DB Connect was released on October 22, 2019.

New and changed features

Version 3.2.0 of Splunk DB Connect contains the following new or changed features:

  • Support for Microsoft JDBC up to version 7.2.1.
  • Support for both Python 3 and Python 2 environments.
  • New optional configuration stanzas in $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps/splunk_app_db_connect/local/dbx_settings.conf that can be enabled to make Splunk DB Connect more efficient in a Splunk platform clustered environment:
    • hecUris: A list of HEC servers/ports, separated by comma.
    • hecToken: A HEC token listing, when it is the same HEC token, configured on multiple indexers.
  • Enhanced backward compatibility support for indexed events. Users can now keep indexed event field names the same as in DBX 2.x.

Fixed issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2019-08-02 DBX-4585 Output does not work if column's name contains special characters i.e. dot, space

Known issues

Version 3.2.0 of Splunk DB Connect contains the following known issues:

Date filed Issue number Description
2019-08-05 DBX-4799 DB Connect 3.1.4 Not working with Solaris Adaptive Server Enterprise/16.0 SP02 PL07
Last modified on 22 October, 2019

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® DB Connect: 3.2.0

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