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Splunk App for VMware 2.0

bdichter
Engager

How do I configure/modify auto-refresh on the home dashboard for Splunk App for VMware 2.0?

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bbingham
Builder

With any dashboard in splunk, you can modify the dashboard's xml to have a "refresh" tag. Edit the home_proactive_mornitoring.xml header from:

< view autoCancelInterval="120" decomposeIntentions="false" isPersistable="true" isSticky="true" isVisible="true" objectMode="viewconf" onunloadCancelJobs="false" template="splunk_for_vmware:/templates/dashboard.html">

to:

< view refresh="1800" autoCancelInterval="120" decomposeIntentions="false" isPersistable="true" isSticky="true" isVisible="true" objectMode="viewconf" onunloadCancelJobs="false" template="splunk_for_vmware:/templates/dashboard.html">

The addition of refresh="1800" = refresh every 1800 seconds.

See here for more info:
Build a dashboard using advanced XML

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jackiezhou
New Member

I had install the apps and the data had got into vmware index but the dashboard without any data but use the searchs the data had coming .After modify the XML the data is ok...How can i find the root cause in the install process and configration process ?????

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bbingham
Builder

With any dashboard in splunk, you can modify the dashboard's xml to have a "refresh" tag. Edit the home_proactive_mornitoring.xml header from:

< view autoCancelInterval="120" decomposeIntentions="false" isPersistable="true" isSticky="true" isVisible="true" objectMode="viewconf" onunloadCancelJobs="false" template="splunk_for_vmware:/templates/dashboard.html">

to:

< view refresh="1800" autoCancelInterval="120" decomposeIntentions="false" isPersistable="true" isSticky="true" isVisible="true" objectMode="viewconf" onunloadCancelJobs="false" template="splunk_for_vmware:/templates/dashboard.html">

The addition of refresh="1800" = refresh every 1800 seconds.

See here for more info:
Build a dashboard using advanced XML

bdichter
Engager

Thanks! This information and the dashboard documentation were exactly what I needed. 8-)

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