Writing an event renderer
Event renderers give you the ability to make a specific template for a specific event type. To read more about creating event types, see Chapter 6, Extending Search.
Event renderers use mako templates (http://www.makotemplates.org/). An event renderer is comprised of the following:
- A template stored at
- A configuration entry in
- An optional event type definition in
- Optional CSS classes in
Let's create a few small examples. All the files referenced are included in
$SPLUNK_HOME/etc/apps/ImplementingSplunkExtendingExamples. These examples are not shared outside this app, so to see them in action, you will ...