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I wish to add Known warning/known errors in a VMWARE HOST HARDWARE STATUS (SOAP) SENSOR. I found info in the manual : h ttps:<core server>/help/vmware_host_hardware_status_soap_sensor.htm#exespecific

But the problem is that I have a string containing variable chars like : "System Board 1 BB +1.35 P1LV AB ---" In this string "" change every minute then I cannot enter this complete string as exception...

I tried to use * ( star char) at the end of the string like this : "System Board 1 BB +1.35 P1LV AB --- *" BUT it doesn't seems to work.

Could you please help me ?

exception filter hardware-sensor synthax vmware

Created on Feb 7, 2019 6:54:42 PM

Last change on Feb 8, 2019 5:32:56 AM by  Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

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Dear LeBobo,

the warning and error filters only accept fixed strings. Wildcards are not supported. If an error string always changes, it cannot be filtered out by the sensor.

Created on Feb 8, 2019 12:10:22 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

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