Getting Data In

How to stop splunkd.exe from creating crash dump files under var\log\splunk on a universal forwarder?

sylim_splunk
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

On the universal forwarder, splunkd.exe is creating many crash dump files that are filling up disk space, which affects the services on the server. Please let me know if you have any configurations to disable crash dumping.

0 Karma
1 Solution

sylim_splunk
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

Crash dump by splunk provides a lot of useful information to troubleshoot the root case of the issues. We would like to recommend you to keep it enabled unless it affects the genuine services of the server due to the dump files.

Please find the information below for your reference;

View solution in original post

sylim_splunk
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

Crash dump by splunk provides a lot of useful information to troubleshoot the root case of the issues. We would like to recommend you to keep it enabled unless it affects the genuine services of the server due to the dump files.

Please find the information below for your reference;

Get Updates on the Splunk Community!

Maximize the Value from Microsoft Defender with Splunk

 Watch NowJoin Splunk and Sens Consulting for this Security Edition Tech TalkWho should ...

This Week's Community Digest - Splunk Community Happenings [6.27.22]

Get the latest news and updates from the Splunk Community here! News From Splunk Answers ✍️ Splunk ...

Reminder! Splunk Love Promo: $25 Visa Gift Card for Your Honest SOAR Review With ...

We recently launched our first Splunk Love Special, and it's gone phenomenally well, so we're doing it ...