Splunk® Enterprise

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Splunk Enterprise 6.0.7 was released on November 20, 2014.

The following issues have been resolved in this release:

Highlighted issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-90600, SPL-90718 Splunk installs on Windows may encounter the following error while attempting to pick a time frame via the GUI: "Earliest time cannot be greater than latest time" even though the times are correct. The work around is to add "earliest=" and "latest=" to the search instead of using the GUI.

Windows-specific issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-90279 Whitelist configuration does not work for Windows System events

Distributed deployment, forwarder, and deployment server issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-92810 Auto kv based field extraction may intermittently fail.


Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-92233 stats results are resetting after 4.4 billion (2^32 billion) events match in Windows.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-91175 Search process may consume all memory on indexer.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-90718 User may be unable to search a specific time frame due to time validation error.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-90256 Potential buffer overrun error in reading blocks in fclex.c.

Clustering Issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-82398 Cluster Peer may report "Unexpected duplicate eventid".

Input Issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-88406 With INDEXED_EXTRACTIONS, tailing might Ignore file.

PDF issues

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-73938 PDF Report Server App: Printing PDF on debug/pdf page is broken.

Unsorted issus

Publication date Defect Description
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-93094 sslVersions missing from default inputs.conf.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-92062 Appserver: Allow SSL related protocols to be chosen.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-91600 Migration is appending extra line to some saved searches by stripping the blank line in between.
Pre-6.0.7 SPL-86107 Splunk may fail to return FIN packet under certain conditions.
Last modified on 20 November, 2014

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 6.0.7, 6.0.8, 6.0.9, 6.0.10, 6.0.11, 6.0.12, 6.0.13, 6.0.14, 6.0.15

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