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Why is timestamp not selecting proper field in syslog data after upgrade to 7.3.3?


My data is from a command system that is being sent over UDP connection direct to the indexer. It sends data to Splunk every hour.
Data format is Month Date Time sent from command system, system name, 1, Logon Time
Dec 10 00:51:46 1 2019-12-10T00:51:19.188-06:00
Dec 9 10:58:25 1 2019-12-09T10:58:23.793-06:00
Dec 9 22:38:38 1 2019-12-06T08:05:23.745-06:00

I want to use Logon Time as the event time not the time it was received.

This used to work until I upgraded to 7.3.3 from 7.3.0 to fix the Y2K20 issue.

props file contains
LINE_BREAKER = ([\r\n]+)
TIME_FORMAT = %Y-%m-%dT%H:%M:%S.%3Q%:z
TIME_PREFIX = \w+\s{1,}\d{1,}\s\d{2}:\d{2}:\d{2}\s\S+\s\d\s
category = Custom
disabled = false

Any suggestions on what happened?


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Try removing the blank DATETIME_CONFIG = setting.

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Try removing the blank DATETIME_CONFIG = setting.

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