Logmon - monitoring system commands
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Logmon - monitoring system commands


Article ID: 212305


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DX Unified Infrastructure Management (Nimsoft / UIM)


How to monitor the output of different OS commands? Could these values be stored in QoS and therefore propagated to another system such as APM?


Release : 20.x

Component : UIM LOGMON


You could use logmon probe for this, below is an example, you could use it as reference:

logmon - run command and generate one alarm that contains all output (broadcom.com)

Additional Information

More information on logmon probe:

Logmon training 5 part web series:

Part 1:
Overview and Logmon Uses - YouTube

Part 2:
Logmon User Interfaces - YouTube

Part 3:
Logmon Regex Tools - YouTube

Part 4:
Logmon Use Case 1 - YouTube

Part 5:
Logmon Use Case 2 - YouTube

Regex tools you could use:

1. regexbuddy
2. regexR


Regex technical documents:

1. Regex Part 1 technical document:

REGEX: Part 1 - The Basics (broadcom.com)

2. Regex How to Include and Exclude in same expression: 

Regex How to Include and Exclude in same expression (broadcom.com)