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HowTo: Install Splunk>_ on Debian

  • Download the RPM from
  • create a deb package with alien
  • install the deb package (dpkg -i .. )
  • cd /opt/splunk/bin
  • ./splunk start

If you get errors like this: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc .so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Then install libstdc 6

  • apt-get install libstdc 6

It’s that simple :)
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