When writing about numbers that appear in a Splunk UI, duplicate them exactly as the UI displays. Otherwise, follow these guidelines.
If you're referring to a generic fraction and not one that refers back to a specific number, hyphenate the spelled-out fraction.
- The system parsed two-thirds of the events.
- The system parsed 2/3rds of the events.
- The system parsed 2/3 of the events.
Use numerals and forward slashes with no additional formatting to represent numerical fractions.
Add a space and remove the hyphen between a whole number and fraction.
- 70 1/2
Commas and decimals
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Style Guide: current
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