I have a requirement to disable and enable database inputs defined in the Splunk DB Connect 2 app. The nature of the requirement necessitates editing the inputs.conf files directly (not through the GUI). Additionally, when enabling the inputs, I also have to set a new (current) tail_rising_column_checkpoint_value.
Is there a way to make these changes to inputs.conf without having to restart Splunk?
I attempted the following CLI command as suggested in this answer, but it does not work.: