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Can splunk index same data into one index but different sourcetypes??

sivaranjiniG
Path Finder

Hello,

I have to index a log file in linux server in to one index but need to have two different sourcetype. Is it possible??

I tried but when compare 

index = audit_idx sourcetype = linux_audit and index =audit_idx sourcetype = linux_audit_mll , results are not same there are few logs missing in each.

Want to know why its happening.

Thanks in advance..

 

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isoutamo
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

Hi

you can use CLONE_SOURCETYPE to clone same event to the different sourcetype. You should remember that  it duplicates your license usage!

https://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/latest/Admin/Transformsconf

r. Ismo

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