Splunk® Universal Forwarder

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Fixed issues

The following issues were fixed in releases of the universal forwarder.


Version 8.2.1 was released on June 22, 2021. This release fixes the following universal forwarder issues.

Universal forwarder issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2021-05-27 SPL-202998, SPL-198974 AIX: Splunk Universal Forwarder crashing when the scripted input script is failing with an error
2021-03-09 SPL-195635, SPL-206477, SPL-202178, SPL-202163, SPL-206534 Splunkd increased memory usage over time when monitoring UDP port(s) with in inputs.conf


Version 8.2.0 was released on May 12, 2021. This release fixes the following universal forwarder issues.

Last modified on 22 September, 2021
Known issues
Third-party software

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Universal Forwarder: 8.2.1

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