Modify the existing filter to avoid forwarding ROBO log events between Region A and Region B. 

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Log Insight user interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      deployment_admin_password

  2. In the vRealize Log Insight user interface, click the configuration drop-down menu icon  and select Administration.
  3. Under Management, click Event Forwarding.
  4. Modify the existing filter to prevent forwarding loops.
    1. In the Event Forwarding page of the vRealize Log Insight user interface, click the Edit icon of the SFO01 to LAX01 destination.
    2. In the Edit Destination dialog box, click Add Filter and enter the following filter attributes.
      Note:

      In Value, make sure LAX01 and NYC01 are separate string objects. Input LAX01 and press Enter, then input NYC01 and press Enter.

      Filter Attribute

      Value

      Event Forwarding entry

      SFO01 to LAX01

      Filter Type

      site

      Operator

      does not match

      Value

      LAX01 NYC01

  5. Click Save.
  6. Repeat the previous step for lax01vrli01.lax01.rainpole.local, with the following settings.

    Settings

    Value

    Event Forwarding entry

    LAX01 to SFO01

    Filter Type

    site

    Operator

    does not match

    Value

    SFO01 NYC01

Results

The Event Forwarding page in the vRealize Log Insight user interface shows a summary of the forwarded events.