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How to get all system logs like CPU, disk, and memory from a Splunk forwarder machine?

ashokapex
Explorer

Hi,

I want to get all system logs, like CPU, Disk, Memory and other system logs, from machine where my Splunk forwarder installed on a Linux machine.

Right now, I can only see CPU/DISK/Machine log from Splunk host machine, not from all my clients.

Can you help me? What do I have to set up?

Thanks

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somesoni2
Revered Legend

You can install Splunk TA for Linux app on your forwarders (I believe you've this app installed on your Splunk servers already).

https://splunkbase.splunk.com/app/833/#/overview

richgalloway
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

Are you running the Splunk for Unix app?

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ashokapex
Explorer

Yes into Linux box.
I have input files like this :

[monitor:///apps/eqpricer/logs]
whitelist = stdout.log$|server.log$
index = myapp_pricer
sourcetype = myapp_log

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