Events window

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You can use the Events window to view the event log and event notifications.

Command buttons

  • Refresh

    Updates the information in the window.

Events list

  • Time

    Displays the time when the event occurred.

  • Node

    Displays the node and the cluster on which the event occurred.

  • Severity

    Displays the severity of the event. The possible severity levels are:

    • Emergency

      Specifies that the event source unexpectedly stopped, and the system experienced unrecoverable data loss. You must take corrective action immediately to avoid extended downtime.

    • Alert

      Specifies that the event source has an alert, and action must be taken to avoid downtime.

    • Critical

      Specifies that the event source is critical, and might lead to service disruption if corrective action is not taken immediately.

    • Error

      Specifies that the event source is still performing, and a corrective action is required to avoid service disruption.

    • Warning

      Specifies that the event source experienced an occurrence that you must be aware of. Events of this severity might not cause service disruption; however, corrective action might be required.

    • Notice

      Specifies that the event source is normal, but the severity is a significant condition that you must be aware of.

    • Informational

      Specifies that the event source has an occurrence that you must be aware of. No corrective action might be required.

    • Debug

      Specifies that the event source includes a debugging message.

    By default, the alert severity type, emergency severity type, and the error severity type are displayed.

  • Source

    Displays the source of the event.

  • Event

    Displays the description of the event.

Details area

Displays the event details, including the event description, message name, sequence number, message description, and corrective action for the selected event.