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How do you display the last 4 months in Splunk starting from the current month?

sbhatnagar88
Path Finder

How do you display the last 4 months in Splunk starting from the current month?

Required output is:

January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018

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renjith_nair
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

@sbhatnagar88 ,

Try

 |makeresults
 |eval months=strftime(mvrange(relative_time(_time,"-3mon@mon"),relative_time(_time,"@mon+1"),"1mon"),"%B %Y")
 |mvexpand months

Detailed/expanded version

|makeresults
|eval earliest=relative_time(_time,"-3mon@mon") 
|eval latest=relative_time(_time,"@mon+1")
|eval months=mvrange(earliest,latest,"1mon")
|eval months=strftime(months,"%B %Y")
|mvexpand months|table months
Happy Splunking!

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ryhluc01
Communicator

I believe you need to change the maximum amount of results your query can display before you can do this. Unless you're talking about the actual syntax query.

Are you talking about the query or about not being able to see 4 months of data?

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renjith_nair
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

@sbhatnagar88 ,

Try

 |makeresults
 |eval months=strftime(mvrange(relative_time(_time,"-3mon@mon"),relative_time(_time,"@mon+1"),"1mon"),"%B %Y")
 |mvexpand months

Detailed/expanded version

|makeresults
|eval earliest=relative_time(_time,"-3mon@mon") 
|eval latest=relative_time(_time,"@mon+1")
|eval months=mvrange(earliest,latest,"1mon")
|eval months=strftime(months,"%B %Y")
|mvexpand months|table months
Happy Splunking!
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sbhatnagar88
Path Finder

Great!! that works absolutely fine...thanks for help!!!

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renjith_nair
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

@sbhatnagar88 , if it helped, please accept as answer

Happy Splunking!
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richgalloway
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

@sbhatnagar88 If your problem is resolved, please accept an answer to help future readers.

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sbhatnagar88
Path Finder

Thanks much!! Problem has been solved...

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