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This setting is used by the alias, snapshot, and create_index actions.
The value of this setting is the name of the alias, snapshot, or index,
depending on which action makes use of
This setting may contain a valid Python strftime string. Curator will extract the strftime identifiers and replace them with the corresponding values.
The Python strftime identifiers that Curator currently recognizes include:
Y: A 4 digit year
y: A 2 digit year
m: The 2 digit month
W: The 2 digit week of the year
d: The 2 digit day of the month
H: The 2 digit hour of the day, in 24 hour notation
M: The 2 digit minute of the hour
S: The 2 digit number of second of the minute
j: The 3 digit day of the year
This option is required by the alias action, and has no default setting in that context.
For the create_index action, there is no default setting.
For the snapshot action, the default value of this setting is
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