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6.3.8

Splunk Enterprise 6.3.8 was released on October 27, 2016.

The following issues have been resolved in this release. For information about security fixes not related to authentication or authorization, refer to the Splunk Security Portal.

Issues are listed in all relevant sections. Some issues appear more than once.

Data input issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-10-05 SPL-126849, SPL-102939 Archive Processor cannot handle zip files containing entries with non-ascii utf8 chars in their filenames
2016-10-04 SPL-111204, SPL-129601, SPL-129604, SPL-129603, SPL-129605, SPL-129606 Forwarder issues following symbolic links may result in links being deleted

Search issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-10-04 SPL-126103, SPL-126826, SPL-127366, SPL-128947 IE does not trigger search to load dashboard

Charting, reporting, and visualization issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-10-04 SPL-126103, SPL-126826, SPL-127366, SPL-128947 IE does not trigger search to load dashboard

Distributed search and search head clustering issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-09-23 SPL-129012, SPL-129013, SPL-129014 The spec file for election_timeout_ms need to be updated as the information about HB is wrong
2016-08-26 SPL-125888, SPL-127198 "String not found in literals.conf" error occurs when running ITSI searches with KPI summary enabled

Universal forwarder issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-10-04 SPL-111204, SPL-129601, SPL-129604, SPL-129603, SPL-129605, SPL-129606 Forwarder issues following symbolic links may result in links being deleted

Splunk Web and interface issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-09-13 SPL-121332, SPL-128609, SPL-128610, SPL-128611 Getting error "'NoneType' object has no attribute '_cafile'" when trying to install an app via the REST API

Admin and CLI issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-09-07 SPL-122047, SPL-123853 SHC Access control UI roles cannot be displayed

Uncategorized issues

Date resolved Issue number Description
2016-11-17 SPL-118166, SPL-130105, SPL-130103, SPL-130104 When addcoltotals command is used in the search, the chart fails to render in pdf export
2016-09-09 SPL-116171 Sorting results using column sort and then updating the search string will not reset the column sort
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 6.3.8, 6.3.9, 6.3.10, 6.3.11, 6.3.12, 6.3.13, 6.3.14


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