logmon - a collection of helpful KB Articles and docs on how to use the logmon probe

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

The following list of Articles/references on logmon contains extremely helpful information on how to configure and use the logmon probe for log monitoring (Basic as well as Advanced)

Environment:
- logmon v3.91 or higher
Instructions:

The lost below contains some highly valuable logmon docs/articles.

 

***Overview of Nimsoft logmon (Guide and Examples)***

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC000003270.html

https://search.ca.com/assets/SiteAssets/TEC000003270_External/cnvOverviewofNimsoftlogmon.pdf

 

logmon Hints and Examples

https://docops.ca.com/ca-unified-infrastructure-management-probes/ga/en/alphabetical-probe-articles/logmon-log-monitoring/logmon-hints-and-examples

 

logmon Use Case Examples

https://docops.ca.com/ca-unified-infrastructure-management-probes/ga/en/alphabetical-probe-articles/logmon-log-monitoring/logmon-use-case-examples

 

How to specify and use wildcards/regex for the logmon probe target file field

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1611974.html

 

How to configure logmon Watcher for a certain string

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1855925.html

 

Can we monitor logs where logfile extension is based on the date and it is keeps changing everyday using logmon probe

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1709469.html

 

How to use variables in logmon

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1343352.html

 

Use logmon to Collect QoS Data

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC000003123.html

 

logmon -How to monitor only first/last x lines

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1030315.html

 

logmon probe - maximum length of a line

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC000005005.html

 

Clear alarm sent from logmon does not clear the previous alarm

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC000001918.html

 

Using Logmon to Capture Output of Netstat Command and Alarm if Port is Not Found

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1466796.html

 

How to configure the logmon probe in Unified Infrastructure Management to generate alarms based on a threshold

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC1711726.html

 

What is the largest logfile that can be monitored by the logmon probe?

https://support.ca.com/us/knowledge-base-articles.TEC000001463.html

 

How to create logmon Format Rules

https://docops.ca.com/ca-unified-infrastructure-management-probes/ga/en/alphabetical-probe-articles/logmon-log-monitoring/logmon-im-configuration/logmon-advanced-im-configuration#logmonAdvancedIMConfiguration-CreateFormatRules

 

How to create custom QOS for variables in logmon

https://docops.ca.com/ca-unified-infrastructure-management-probes/ga/en/alphabetical-probe-articles/logmon-log-monitoring/logmon-im-configuration

 

Advanced Logmon Samples

https://communities.ca.com/message/241792217

(including How to run a command)