How may I reset a SplunkLightForwarder so that it will start from scratch and re-forward all data again? (v4.1.3)
hmm you can try:
./splunk clean all
I believe when you do the above, it forgets about what files it has indexed and starts the indexing from the beginning.
Let me know if this worked for you.
(ps. make sure you are doing this from the forwarder...)
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I switched to SplunkForwarder (for other reasons). This solution does work for SplunkForwarder. It seems like kind of a big hammer to use on this nail, but in my case it's a satisfactory solution. Thank you very much.