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14. Troubleshooting in Splunk

Deep Mehta1  
Printserv, Mumbai, India

This chapter focuses on analyzing activity and diagnosing problems within Splunk Enterprise. You learn about the Monitoring Console used for troubleshooting and all its components. You get an overview of all the log files useful for troubleshooting. And you learn about the job inspector, what happens when a license violation occurs, and troubleshooting deployment and clustering issues.

This chapter covers the following topics.
  • The Monitoring Console

  • The log files for troubleshooting

  • The metrics.log

  • Job inspectors

  • Troubleshooting license violations

  • Troubleshooting deployment issues

  • Troubleshooting ...

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