AppInspect tag reference

This topic provides descriptions of each of the built-in Splunk AppInspect tags. AppInspect uses tags to provide a mechanism of selection and filtering for validation. Each check is tagged with a keyword that specifies what the check is relevant to. For a full list of the checks that are built into AppInspect, see App certification criteria.

Note: To learn how to include and exclude tags from your a validation using the AppInspect API, see the API documentation for POST /v1/app/validate in AppInspect API endpoint reference.

23 September, 2018 (v1.6.0)

Tag Description
advanced_xml Identifies checks that look for the use of advanced XML.
alert_actions_conf Identifies checks that look for the use of alert actions.
appapproval Identifies checks that must be passed before an app can be uploaded to Splunkbase.
cloud Identifies checks that look for the use of custom search commands (legacy format).
custom_search_commands_v2 Identifies checks that look for the use of custom search commands.
custom_search_commands Identifies checks that look for the use of custom search commands (legacy format).
custom_visualizations Identifies checks that look for the use of custom visualizations.
custom_workflow_actions Identifies checks that look for the use of custom workflow actions.
deprecated_feature Identifies checks that look for the use of features deprecated in the most current release of Splunk Enterprise.
developer_guidance Identifies checks that look for compliance with proven and recommended developer practices.
django_bindings Identifies checks that look for the presence of Django bindings.
inputs_conf Identifies checks that look at the inputs.conf file.
itsi Identifies checks that look at the structure of ITSI modules.
manual Identifies checks that might return a manual check result.
markdown Identifies checks related to markdown content.
modular_inputs Identifies checks that look for the use of modular inputs.
offensive Identifies checks that look for possible offensive language in an app.
packaging_standards Identifies checks that look for the minimum standards required to qualify a packages as a valid Splunk App.
removed_feature Identifies checks that look for the presence of removed Splunk Enterprise features.
restmap_config Identifies checks that look at the restmap.conf file.
savedsearches Identifies checks that look for the use of saved searches.
security Identifies checks that are related to the security of the Splunk app.
self-service Identifies checks that are related to simple installation on cloud instances.
splunk_5_0 Identifies checks that look for the presence of features deprecated in Splunk 5.0.0.
splunk_6_0 Identifies checks that look for the presence of features deprecated in Splunk 6.0.0.
splunk_6_3 Identifies checks that look for the presence of features deprecated in Splunk 6.3.0.
splunk_6_4 Identifies checks that look for the presence of features deprecated in Splunk 6.4.0.
splunk_6_5 Identifies checks that look for the presence of features deprecated in Splunk 6.5.0.
splunk_appinspect Identifies checks that must pass before an app will be certified in Splunkbase.
web_conf Identifies checks that look at the web.conf file.