Rule Wizard Finish

Rule Wizard Finish

The final stage of rule configuration contains a number of optional settings.

1

Navigation

1. Navigation

Navigates back to the previous configuration screen.

2

Rule Name

2. Rule Name

The name of the rules. This will be used when referencing the rule in the Rule Manager. By default, the name of the filter will be used.

3

Condition

3. Condition

The condition is used to determine which log entries in the filter will be used to trigger the rule. Rules can be applied to all log entries, or only the new log entries. New log entries are those detected by tailing the log file.

4

Show Filter

4. Show Filter

If you create a filter just to set a rule, you may not be interested in having the filter clutter your view. In this case, you can hide the filter by unticking the 'show' box. Hidden filters can be recovered using the Rule Manager.

5

Parser Rule

5. Parser Rule

The parser rule checkbox is used to determine if this filter (including the rule) should be automatically applied every time the given parser is used. If selected, a new configuration setting will be added to Automatic Templates. Parser rules may also be hidden.

6

Rule Description

6. Rule Description

A simple description of the rule. The description states which log entries are included, the filter, and the actions to be applied.

Some action descriptions may include a hyperlink which can be used to configure the action.

7

Finish

7. Finish

The Finish command can be used to save your changes and apply the rule. Cancelled changes cannot be recovered.

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