When I restart the Splunk Universal forwarder, the following warnings get logged (to the
07-07-2015 12:34:56.789 +0200 WARN DistributedPeerManager - feature=DistSearch not enabled for your license level 07-07-2015 12:34:56.765+0200 WARN ClusteringMgr - Ignoring clustering configuration, the active license disables this feature.
Do forwarders need to connect to the license master? Or is there another way to get rid of these warnings? The second warning can be suppressed by removing the
[clustering] stanza from
server.conf, but I don't know how to get rid of the first one.
PS: There is no
distsearch.conf on the forwarder.
We use UFs and we expect the distributed search and clustering features to be disabled - so is there a way to disable the warning? Did we use a wrong configuration (we only modified