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You can print a copy of the Splunk Software License Agreement at www.splunk.com.
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Validating database _thefishbucket
Checking http port : open
Checking https port : open
Checking mgmt port : open
Checking for SELinux... disabled
Verifying configuration. This may take a while...
Finished verifying configuration.
Checking index directory...
Verifying database main
Verifying database splunklogger
Verifying database history
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All preliminary checks passed.
Checking index files
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Starting splunkd... [ OK ]
Starting splunkweb... does not exist. Will create
Generating certs for splunkweb server
[ OK ]
Splunk Server started. The web interface is at http://uct3-edge6.uchicago.edu:8000 .
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- 01 May 2007