ProbeWatch messages

During normal operations, the probe generates ProbeWatch messages and sends them to the ObjectServer. These messages tell the ObjectServer how the probe is running.

The following table describes the ProbeWatch messages that the probe generates. For information about generic Netcool/OMNIbus ProbeWatch messages, see the IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Probe and Gateway Guide.
Table 1. ProbeWatch messages

ProbeWatch message


Triggers or causes


The probe is running normally.

The probe was started by the user.

Unable to execute pre-SQL query

The probe encountered errors and failed to process the pre-SQL query statements.

The execution of the pre-SQL query specified by the PreSqlFile property contains errors.

Unable to execute post-SQL query

The probe encountered erros and failed to process the post-SQL query statements.

The execution of the post-SQL query specified by the PostSqlFile property contains errors.

Unable to load jdbc driver class

The probe encountered errors when loading the JDBC driver class.

Either the CLASSPATH environment variable is missing or incorrect, or the path to the JDBC driver jars file has not been set.

Unable to get events during resynchronization

The probe encountered errors during the resynchronization process and unable to retrieve events from the data source.

The probe could not run the resynchronization correctly. Ensure that the connection related properties and the mandatory select query property are correctly configured.