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Foglight Cartridge for MongoDB 6.0.1

Foglight for MongoDB rapidly detects, diagnoses and resolves performance issues — wherever, whenever and however they occur. Foglight for MongoDB...

Created: September 29, 2021
Foglight Cartridge for Cassandra 6.0.1

Foglight for Cassandra quickly and easily detects, diagnoses and resolves performance issues — wherever, whenever and however they occur. Foglight...

Created: September 29, 2021
Foglight Management Server 6.0.0 Server Installation - Linux x86_64

A full Foglight installation requires a Foglight Management Server, the agent management software, plus one or more cartridges for monitoring...

Created: September 2, 2021
Foglight Management Server 6.0.0 Server Installation - Windows x86_64

A full Foglight installation requires a Foglight Management Server, the agent management software, plus one or more cartridges for monitoring...

Created: September 2, 2021
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334339 - How to install a FMS Repository using SQL Server with gMSA

When the user tries to install SQL Server with Windows authentication The message is Configuring External SQL Server Foglight Repository, by...

Created: September 13, 2021
334352 - No Alarms or rules to detect SQL Server stack dump

A SQL Server Instance monitored by a DB_SQL_Server agent had an issue that caused a Stack Dump. The Instance was not responding, but Foglight didn...

Created: September 13, 2021
334493 - How to use the Sybase RS connection test utility

How to use the Sybase RS connection test utility to test for encrypted connections to the Sybase Replication Server

Created: September 22, 2021
334563 - Customized collection intervals in Agent Status Properties reset after upgrade to 6.0.1 or higher cartridge

Previously customized collection interval agent properties are reset to default values after updating the MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and...

Created: September 27, 2021
334477 - ASM agent does not display in Global view databases dashboard but can be seen in Agent Status

When monitoring an ASM instance, the ASM agent cannot be seen in Global View A popup labelled "This database is already monitored" appears with...

Created: September 21, 2021
334449 - Configure HA deployment whitelist to support 6.0 and higher database cartridges

The 6.0.0.10 releases of the Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2 cartridge the HADeploymentWhitelist are not included by default in the white list. These...

Created: September 20, 2021
334432 - Creating a template based on agent settings

If you have previously configured alarm settings for a database agent, you may create an Alarm Template based on those settings and re-apply that...

Created: September 17, 2021
334400 - Is REST API accessible over secure connection (https/8443) to FMS

Is REST API accessible over secure connection (https/8443) to FMS?

Created: September 16, 2021
334392 - "Failed to convert value persisted for property for DBWC_Admin" messages in FMS log after upgrade

Messages similar to the following appear in a FMS log for SQL Server and Oracle database agents as the FMS starts up after an upgrade. Failed to...

Created: September 15, 2021
334388 - Missing rules in Alarm Templates

Rules are missing in the Alarm Templates after installing or upgrading (to) Foglight 6.0 or higher.

Created: September 15, 2021
334379 - Are there any general Support FAQs available on Support portal for the first time product users?

Are there any general Support FAQs available on Support portal for the first time product users?

Created: September 15, 2021
334346 - Error when trying to create a database agent on Solaris FMS below 5.9.5

When trying to create an Oracle agent on FMS 5.9.3 on Solaris, an error occurs. The FMS is running Solaris Sparc. The latest Foglight version...

Created: September 13, 2021
334345 - SQL PI migration from Infobright to SQL Server was run twice, data is missing

The SQL PI migration tool used to upgrade Infobright environments to SQL Server was run twice for database agents, separated in time by several...

Created: September 13, 2021
334209 - Breadcrumb is lost in Agent Status and Rules dashboards

The breadcrumb in the Foglight Management Server navigation for the Agent Status and Rules dashboards are missing some items. Navigate to...

Created: September 2, 2021
334198 - What does "Crypto protocal version used for SSL connection" in DB2 agents do?

What is the purpose of the DB2 Agent Status Property "Crypto protocal version used for SSL connection"?

Created: September 1, 2021
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86944 - How to share a user's dashboard so others can view?

How to copy a user's dashboard so others can view?

Revised: September 29, 2021
107620 - Upgrading FMS and getting database upgrade error on Oracle RAC.

Unable to upgrade Oracle RAC Database to the latest Foglight Management Server (FMS) version. Even providing the following command switch the...

Revised: September 28, 2021
227620 - How to use wildcard certificates in Foglight?

How to use wildcard certificates in Foglight?

Revised: September 27, 2021
334502 - Azure SQL database agent is missing from FglAM HA white list

The Azure SQL database agent cannot be failed over in FglAM HA mode.

Revised: September 27, 2021
114290 - Performance Counters in the Foglight cartridge for SQL Server

The Agent brings back Raw Data for the Performance Counters Can the Agent retrieve the Formatted Data for Performance Counters?

Revised: September 24, 2021
316217 - Sybase_RS support monitoring the RS and RSSD data servers using password encryption

Sybase RS agent connection fails when enabling password encryption for the the RSSD database ("net password encryption reqd" set to "1" in the...

Revised: September 22, 2021
333895 - "pg_ctl existed with error code 1" when upgrading FMS embedded repository database from 5.9.8 to 6.0

When a FMS using an embedded PostgreSQL database is on currently on 5.9.8 and it was upgraded before (from a lower FMS version), the upgrade to to...

Revised: September 17, 2021
334273 - Oracle full version is not displayed in the databases dashboard for 18c and higher versions.

Foglight shows only the major release version for Oracle 18c and higher versions instead of the full version.

Revised: September 16, 2021
333382 - SQL PI compare report data is inconsistent between dimension and instances

A compare report run in SQL Server PI shows inconsistent data between the dimension and instance levels. The total executions value in a...

Revised: September 13, 2021
334331 - How to create custom rules from the Infrastructure Dashboard

The Infrastructure dashboard has a Wizard that allows to easily Add Custom Rules . This is briefly documented on the Foglight for Infrastructure...

Revised: September 13, 2021
233652 - MySQL Agent Properties

When an agent connects to the Foglight Management Server, it is provided a set of properties that is then used to configure its correct running...

Revised: September 13, 2021
332318 - Monitored host throwing error "WMI has stopped WMIPRVSE.EXE because a quota reached a warning value..."

The event log of the monitored Windows show is showing the error: Event 5612 Wmiprvse.exe exceeding handle quota limit Event WMI has stopped...

Revised: September 9, 2021
334135 - Rule filtering exclusion for long running sessions not working

After configuring alerting for long running sessions and adding exclusion filters, alarms are still fired in the following scenarios: Adding...

Revised: September 7, 2021
333035 - New Registry Variable Wizard popup cannot be used

When creating a registry value the popup cannot be accessed to enter a value.

Revised: September 2, 2021
333122 - Search string lost or reset when a agent is activating or deactivating

When filtering agents using the search box in the Agent Status dashboard, the search string will be reset when an item is activating and...

Revised: September 2, 2021
157779 - Alarm DBSS Physical Memory Available is missing

The alarm "DBSS-Physical Memory Available" is missing in Databases - Configure Alarms menu. 

Revised: September 1, 2021
197725 - Deprecated Oracle and SQL Server Operating System (OS) related rules

A number of OS related rules have been deprecated in the database cartridges for Oracle and SQL Server and no longer appear in the Database Alarms...

Revised: September 1, 2021
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