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Why does metadata command returns only one sourcetype?

Path Finder

We've got over 50 sourcetypes, however, when I run the command below, I only see syslog under the sourcetype column.

| metadata type=sourcetypes | sort - totalCount

Does anyone have an explanation?

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SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

It's only looking at your default index(es). Try | metadata type=sourcetypes idnex=* | sort - totalCount.

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SplunkTrust
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It's only looking at your default index(es). Try | metadata type=sourcetypes idnex=* | sort - totalCount.

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Path Finder

Thanks @richgalloway, this did the trick!

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