HPE Community read-only access December 15, 2018
This is a maintenance upgrade. You will be able to read articles and posts, but not post or reply.
Hours:
Dec 15, 4:00 am to 10:00 am UTC
Dec 14, 10:00 pm CST to Dec 15, 4:00 am CST
Dec 14, 8:00 pm PST to Dec 15, 2:00 am PST
Server Management - Systems Insight Manager
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Did Variables Change in 5.0 ?

 
SOLVED
Go to solution
David Claussen
Regular Advisor

Did Variables Change in 5.0 ?

My original problem was that I could not get SIM to pass variables through to Telalert.

The problem was answered in the link below and all was well.

http://forums1.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=543181

Now that I have upgraded from HPSIM 4.x SPx to HPSIM 5.0 SP2, those variables no longer work. I found, through the help, that now to get the system name passed to alerting, %D is the system name where before it was %DEVICENAME%.

I cannot find a complete list of the "new" variables. None of my alerts work now because SIM does not recognize the old variables.

Please help.

THANKS!

-Dave
2 REPLIES
David Claypool
Honored Contributor
Solution

Re: Did Variables Change in 5.0 ?

Please see the section 'Command Line Tools Reference' that starts on page 306 of the following document: http://www.hp.com/go/hpsim --> Information Library --> 'HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 Technical Reference Guide'
David Claussen
Regular Advisor

Re: Did Variables Change in 5.0 ?

The document that you reference is what I saw, but thanks for helping acquire the actual PDF file.

My issue is that there seem to many missing variables now. For instance, in 4.2 I used the variable %NOTICELABEL% to list the actual error. There is nothing like that in the "new" list of variables in 5.0.

Am I missing something?

-Dave