ISSUE: CA Spectrum SeverityMap file entries with 3 or more characters in the varbind value column (column 1) are not working properly. In the following example, entries 0, 1, 2 and 99 will work fine but entry 100 will not:
ROOT CAUSE: Spectrum treats the entries in the SeverityMap files as regular expressions
RESOLUTION: In order to match the varbind value to a unique entry in the SeverityMap file, we need to use word boundary characters “\b” around the varbind value in column 1 for the entries that have 3 characters or more. This has to be done with a text editor as the Event Configuration tool will not add these boundary characters. The following is an example:
Please note that you do not need to add boundary characters to the entries in column 1 that have less than 3 characters.