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action: snapshot description: >- Snapshot selected indices to 'repository' with the snapshot name or name pattern in 'name'. Use all other options as assigned options: repository: ... # Leaving name blank will result in the default 'curator-%Y%m%d%H%M%S' name: wait_for_completion: True max_wait: 3600 wait_interval: 10 filters: - filtertype: ...
Empty values and commented lines will result in the default value, if any, being selected. If a setting is set, but not used by a given action, it will be ignored.
This action will snapshot indices to the indicated repository, with a name, or name pattern, as identified by name.
The other options are usually okay to leave at the defaults, but feel free to read about them and change them accordingly.
See an example of this action in an actionfile here.
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