Re: Netview internal traps
Kashif - I don't think you can do much with this on the NetView side as this
event is purely a TEC event (not a NetView trap) however, you should be able to
do something with this event on the TEC side using a the rls file. You might be
able to override the severity of the event before it sets off a page.
Kashif Karim <kashif_karim@YAHOO.COM> on 06/22/99 12:11:26 PM
Please respond to Discussion of IBM NetView and POLYCENTER Manager on NetView
cc: (bcc: Jason Kravitz/Tivoli Systems)
Subject: Re: Netview internal traps
My TEC guy is only complaining about the FATAL severity that this event
comes with. He has to generate pager alerts on all FATAL events and
Nvserverd recylcing is certainly not something he wants to wake
somebody up on. That's why I wanted to know if there are any more such
events that I can not filter out using RuleSets on Netview side (I
figure I can't filter out this one in a rs) so that he can classify
them as unFATAL on TEC side.
Now as you say there aren't more so that answers my question.
--- James Shanks <James_Shanks@TIVOLI.COM> wrote:
> Whoa. Back up. What EXACTLY is your TEC guy
> complaining about? That one event
> or others? That one currently is the only one
> generated by nvserverd himself,
> though in the next maintenance release there will be
> a matching one when
> nvserverd reconnects (and it will tell you which
> ruleset it is using) so that
> your TEC guy can correlate them if he likes. Your
> fellow customers demanded
> that we send both of these events.
> Since this is a very tiny issue -- one internal
> event being generated by
> nvserverd when he goes down -- it should not cause
> anyone heartburn over in TEC
> ... unless you are stopping/restarting nvserverd
> several times a day. So what
> is the real story? My guess is that your are using
> something like
> forwardall.rs to send all traps to TEC and they only
> want to see a very small
> subset. In which case, you need a better ruleset.
> You don't need a list (and there isn't one). You
> need a clear understanding of
> the problem.
> James Shanks
> Tivoli (NetView for UNIX) L3 Support
> Kashif Karim <kashif_karim@YAHOO.COM> on 06/21/99
> 07:00:52 PM
> Please respond to Discussion of IBM NetView and
> POLYCENTER Manager on NetView
> To: NV-L@UCSBVM.UCSB.EDU
> cc: (bcc: James Shanks/Tivoli Systems)
> Subject: Netview internal traps
> sometime ago James Shank had answered a forum append
> from me about the
> event "Nvserverd is ending" saying that this event
> is internal to
> Nvserverd and hence nothing about this can be
> changed on Netview side.
> That was dated: 05/18/99.
> James and others, I need to know what other such
> events are present and
> where to find a listing of these that I can not do
> anything about on
> Netview side because my T/EC administrator has to
> tell T/EC to throw
> all such events away when it sees them, as that
> seems to be the only
> option available.
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