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October, 2009

  • Noisy DBCC Rule in the SQL Management Pack

    The SQL Server Management Pack has a rule, targeted at SQL 2000/2005/2008 DB Engine named “DBCC executed found and repaired errors”.  This rule monitors for Event ID 8957 in the Application Log, logged by the SQL Service.  Here is the criteria...
  • Using Integers and other “non-string” data types in Rules and Monitors

    If you need to use any non-string data type in the criteria for custom Rules and Monitors, you’ll need to edit the XML in order for it to work properly.  By default, OpsMgr will treat everything as a String value and the Rule/Monitor will not work...