Getting Data In

What is the default REST API URL to post data to the default index?

birarich
Explorer

What is the default REST API url to post data at default index?
I have rest api APP configured as input in splunk.

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jacobwilkins
Communicator

Inputing data into splunk via a RESTful post does not fall within the realm of "normal" activity.

Supported, for sure, but not normal.

See this for more info: http://answers.splunk.com/answers/241698/how-do-i-configure-splunk-for-rest-api-input.html

The receivers/simple & receivers/stream rest endpoints probably require authentication. Keep that in mind.

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Yasaswy
Contributor
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birarich
Explorer

When I use above URL in postman or any tool to post data, I am unable to do so, but when I use below URL I am able to post JSON data.
https://ursplunkserver:8089/services/receivers/simple

Do you see any reason why I am unable to post by your URL?

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