Symptom data is returned as an array of nine values, as described in Symptom data codes. When a list of symptoms is returned, it is formatted as an array of array references where each subarray contains the nine fields for a single symptom.

Table 1. Symptom data codes

Symptom data code

Description and type


state (INTEGER)

0 = active

1 = inactive

2 = suspended

3 = not monitored


last occurrence (LONG INTEGER)


instance display name (STRING)


class display name (STRING)


event type (INTEGER)


event certainty level (FLOAT)


event class (STRING)


event instance (STRING)


event name (STRING)