Upgrading Splunk Connect for Syslog¶
Splunk Connect for Syslog is updated regularly using a CI/CD development process. The notes below outline significant changes that must be taken into account prior and after an upgrade. Ensure to follow specific instructions below to ensure a smooth transition to a new version of SC4S in production.
Check the current version of SC4S by running
sudo <docker or podman> logs SC4S. For the latest version, use the
latest tag for the SC4S image in the sc4s.service unit file:
Restart the service
sudo systemctl restart sc4s
Using the latest version is recommended, but a specific version can be specified in the unit file if desired:
See the release information for more detail.