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use of metadata files under /etc/apps/appname/metada

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what is the need of metadata files under /etc/apps/appname/metadata, why it is modified continuously?


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@prakashraja1999  metadata dir contains two files local.meta , default.meta. They are to control Access at more granular level which is called Role based access control.

Mode details here - https://dev.splunk.com/enterprise/docs/developapps/manageknowledge/setpermissionsforobjects/


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