I've followed http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/latest/User/CreateAndConfigureFieldLookups and looked at plenty of questions about the same topic on here and I still can't figure out what I'm doing wrong with my automatic lookup. I also watched a video on this but it didn't really show how the lookup was created.
Here's my csv file I want to use for a file based lookup:
For Lookup Table Files I selected
this csv and gave it the same name
for Destination filename.
For Lookup Definitions, destination app is "search", name is "WATLookups.csv", type is "file based", and the lookup file is "ErrorDesc.csv".
For Automatic Lookups, I have the following
Lookup Table: Error_Desc)=
Lookup input fields - ErrorCode=ABCD.ReturnCode
Lookup Output fields - Description = Description
Apply to : sourcetype named ****
Query I used to search is index=*** sourcetype=*** |table ErrorCode Description. If I run this query I get the coulmns but black table. Not sure how to proceed.
Fine. I will correct that. Please clarify me the following.
Lookup Table: Error_Desc
Lookup input fields - ErrorCode=ABCD.ReturnCode (or) ErrorCode (or) ReturnCode
Lookup Output fields - Description = Description "Do I have to make any modifications in this"
Apply to: sourcetype named