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PATROL Class: X_FILE - Monitor Type: MONITOR - Monitor Category: Application
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This Monitor parses the content of a file (either a flat file, or a log file where only the new content is considered).

It can also monitor the characteristics of the specified file.

The content of the file can be parsed with String Searches, Numeric Value Extractions, Value Maps, Text Pre-Processing or Dynamic Object Builders.

Attributes (Parameters)

Name PATROL Name Units Default Thresholds Description
Growth Percentage GrowthPercentage %/min None

File growth percentage.

Value set by fileColl.

Type: Statistics

Growth Speed GrowthSpeed KB/min None

File growth speed.

Value set by fileColl.

Type: Statistics - Spikes expected

Last Changed LastChanged minutes

 WARN
if ∈ [7200 minutes, 14400 minutes]

 ALARM
if ≥ 14400 minutes

Elapsed time since the file was modified.

Value set by fileColl.

Type: Statistics

Present Present 0 = Missing
1 = Present

 ALARM
if = 0 (Missing)

N/A

Type: Availability - Default graph

Result Result None None

N/A

Type: Text

Size Size KB

 ALARM
if = 0 KB

File size.

Value set by fileColl.

Type: Statistics - Default graph

Infoboxes (PATROL Console Only)

Name Description
ID PATROL internal identifier of the File instance.
Parent ID PATROL internal identifier of the File instance's parent.
File Configured file path.
Monitored File Currently monitored file path.
File Type File type (flat/log) as configured in the wizard.
Menu Command Description
Refresh Parameters Refreshes all instance parameters of the X_FILE application class.