Rule Editor

After you select between pre- and post-processing rules for new rules, the following screens manage the event processing described in brief in the Create Event Processing Rules. The following screens and fields appear in this editor.


Filtering / Settings

Syslog Escalation Criteria (for pre-processing Syslog rules)

Actions (for post-processing, automation rules)

Rules Referring to Subcomponents

Subcomponent names must cache on the server if you want to refer to them in rules. For example, if you want e-mail whenever a linkDown occurs on a port, then you must cache subcomponents. If you cache subcomponents, it impacts performance, which is why such caching is disabled by default.

To enable caching, set the following property in

...then restart application server.

The following sections describe editing rules in more detail.