I'm looking to have one saved search call another saved search (let's say calling search A from search B.) The reason for this is simply formatting the results of the first saved search A in a different way (the search B doesn't do much other than an stats count.)
However, each time I attempt to do this, the server takes a long time attempting to save it, and in most cases will make the server run extremely slow for a short period of time, but the save in never successful (before upgrading to 4.3.3 it would completely crash the server requiring the machine to restart.) The most common error I get (and the only one since upgrading to 4.3.3) is:
If anyone is interested, the lookup file looks something like:
That is just a sample one that I have used whilst testing.
I need to be able to do some form of saved search to make the dashboards less complex, and be easily able to create a dashboard for multiple (at least 10) servers without reusing large chunks of code, otherwise it will be a nightmare to maintain.
asked 22 Jul '12, 15:45
Not an answer to your specific problem with saved searches per se, but if one goal is to be able to manage and reuse different kinds of searches, have you considered using search macros for that?
answered 23 Jul '12, 01:36