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URL Toolbox not parsing ut_domain correctly if a TLD string is part of the domain name

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Running the code below will yield ut_domain as ".com" instead of "". It seems like if the subdomain contains a valid TLD string (e.g. .com), then ut_domain is not parsed correctly. A domain "" will be parsed correctly as it recognizes .shop as a TLD.




| makeresults | eval domain_full = ""
| eval list="*" | `ut_parse(domain_full, list)`




 Is it a bug? If so, how can we report it? Any workaround you can think of while waiting for bug fix?


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The UT toolbox app relies on some .dat files in the $SPLUNKDIR$/etc/apps/utbox/bin/ directory which list the known TLD suffixes. Unfortunately, ".shop" is not listed in them.

To add the ".shop" tld, you can edit the suffix_list_custom.dat file at:


and add a line containing "shop". A restart is not required to apply this change.

Then try your query again and the ut_domain field value should now be "" as desired.

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