OpsMgr 2007 MOM 2005 Backward Compatibility MP Update

Updated MOM 2005 Backwards Compatibility MP (6.0.5000.1) and System Center Internal Library MP (6.0.5000.1).

Update to address fixes and enhancements:

– New Backward Compatibility Threshold monitoring type using in Converted MOM 2005 MPs which exposes Threshold values as overrides.

– Fixes to the Backward Compatibility Cluster discovery to address problem with converted MPs that monitor clustered ApplicationsInstallation: After unpacking of the MSI files import the following MP files:Folder (default): %ProgramFiles%\System Center Management Packs- System.Mom.BackwardCompatibility.Library.mp

– Microsoft.SystemCenter.Internal.mp The MP will replace the existing version of the files


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How to Monitor a logfile with Ops Mgr 2007

1.) In the console, under Authoring, Management Pack Objects, Rules, create a new rule

2.) Choose to create a Alert Generating Rules/Event Based/Generic Text Log (Alert), click next

3.) Input a rule name and choose rule target, click next

4.) Input a directory, for example C:\, input a pattern, for example logfile.log, click next

5.) Input the following expression,
Parameter Name = Params/Param[1]
Operator = Matches wildcard
Value = warning
click next

6.) Configure a suitable alert and then click create

Please note that this rule is case sensitive, so it will make difference between WARNING and warning.

As addressed by by Anders Bengtsson http://contoso.se/blog/?p=174

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