Hunk®(Legacy)

Hunk Tutorial

Download manual as PDF

Download topic as PDF

Step 7: Try a simple data search

Let's try a simple search of our test data.

1. Click on the Search link for your new Virtual Index.

SearchLink.png

2. Take a look at the data in "ponyindex."

IndexAll.png

3. Try the following simple search:

- index=ponyindex | rex field=source "/data/(?<file_name>[^/]+)$" | stats count values(sourcetype) as sourcetype values(tasktracker) as tasktracker by host file_name

4. For time range, select "All time". If you do want to use time ranges in your eventual deployment, note that time-dependent search commands work differently (and occasionally not at all) on HDFS directories. For more information, see Search a virtual index.


5. Run your report. In the next step we will save this report and share it with other users.

PREVIOUS
Step 6: Set up a Virtual Index
  NEXT
Step 8: Search using a sourcetype

This documentation applies to the following versions of Hunk®(Legacy): 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.2, 6.0.3, 6.1, 6.1.1, 6.1.2, 6.1.3, 6.2, 6.2.1, 6.2.2, 6.2.3, 6.2.4, 6.2.5, 6.2.6, 6.2.7, 6.2.8, 6.2.9, 6.2.10, 6.2.11, 6.2.12, 6.2.13, 6.3.0, 6.3.1, 6.3.2, 6.3.3, 6.3.4, 6.3.5, 6.3.6, 6.4.0, 6.4.1, 6.4.2, 6.4.3, 6.4.4, 6.4.5, 6.4.6, 6.4.7, 6.4.8, 6.4.9, 6.4.10, 6.4.11


Was this documentation topic helpful?

Enter your email address, and someone from the documentation team will respond to you:

Please provide your comments here. Ask a question or make a suggestion.

You must be logged into splunk.com in order to post comments. Log in now.

Please try to keep this discussion focused on the content covered in this documentation topic. If you have a more general question about Splunk functionality or are experiencing a difficulty with Splunk, consider posting a question to Splunkbase Answers.

0 out of 1000 Characters