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User facing messages

Because the Splunk Machine Learning Toolkit relies on a different python interpreter than the one shipped with Splunk Enterprise, there are a few things you might do differently to debug your code. The Splunk Machine Learning Toolkit comes with some utilities to make logging and user-facing errors easier to manage.

First, import and create a messages logger as follows:

from cexc import get_messages_logger
messages = get_messages_logger()

After that, you can add user facing messages quite easily as shown below:

some_variable = 'hello there'
messages.warn('Message of your choosing: {}'.format(some_variable))

This produces the search warning in the following example:


You can similarly produce error messages:

some_variable = 'hello there'
messages.error('Message of your choosing: {}'.format(some_variable))


Savitzky-Golay Filter
Custom logging

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Machine Learning Toolkit: 2.3.0, 2.4.0, 3.0.0, 3.1.0, 3.2.0, 3.3.0, 3.4.0, 4.0.0, 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.3.0

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