This custom trigger action performs a log scan using keyword(s) passed as argument(s), the logs found will be written to a separate file.
How to scan a log on keywords using GetLogs action
Let me now show you how to implement that.
1. Create a Trigger to find logs using Keywords
Login into admin console of JSCAPE MFT Server > Triggers and Click Add to create a Trigger
Give the trigger a Name and then select the Current Time event type from the drop-down list.
Click Next to Step 2 where a condition can be set to execute the trigger.
Below screen shows a condition that the trigger should execute at 22 Hours 30 minute . Set the condition as Hour =22 AND Minute 30 ( Directory Scan will be performed every day at 22 hours 30 minutes )
Once the condition is set Click Next to proceed
The step 3 asks to add an action, Add the action "Get Logs" from drop down list. If the action not found read the build instructions (Source code and build instructions) .
Click OK to proceed
The Parameters for the action "Get Logs" are;
As the name indicates, File is the path where the logs which are scanned will be written to a different file and Exceptions indicate the keywords separated by comma.
For example as below;
Click OK to save the settings
That's it. Now you know how to create a trigger to scan the logs based on keyword(s)