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Scheduling a Task
Viewing Task Results

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»Table of Contents
»Index
»Product Overview
»Getting Started
»Monitoring Systems, Events, and Clusters
»Using Tasks
»Creating a Task
»Navigating the All Scheduled Tasks Page
»Scheduling a Task
»Running a Scheduled Task
»Editing a Scheduled Task
»Deleting a Scheduled Task
Viewing Task Results
»Printing Reports
»Task Results List
»Stopping a Task
»Deleting Task Results
»Applying a Time Filter
»Task Status Types
»Example Tasks
»Using Default Tools
»Reporting
»Administering the Software
»Troubleshooting
»Printable Version
»Glossary
»Using Help
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» Viewing Task Results
» Viewing Task Instance Results
» Viewing Target Details
» Viewing a Printable Report
» Related Procedures
» Related Topics

View Task Results, Task Instance Results, and Target Details to see a log of tasks performed on a system and the associated results. You can also print reports of task instances.

Viewing Task Results

The task results are displayed on the Task Results page. Information such as the task start and stop time, the tool used by the task, and the command the task executes are displayed.

  1. Select LogsView Task Results.

  2. To stop or delete a task instance, select a task from the View Task Results page.

  3. Click [Stop] or [Delete].

The Task Results display a list of the task instances created by the task.

Viewing Task Instance Results

From the View Task Results page, select a task instance associated with the task by selecting the row from the Task Instances list.

The Task Instance section displays the following information:

  • Status. This field displays the status of the task.

  • Task Name. This field displays the name of the task that was executed.

  • Tool. This field displays the name of the tool that was used.

  • Owner. This field displays the user name that currently owns the task

  • Command. This field displays the command used to run the task.

  • Summary Status. This field displays the summary status and indicates the status of the task for some tasks only. Refer to Using Tasks - Task Status Types for more information.

  • Target. This field displays the name of the target list selected against which to execute the task.

  • Run By. This field displays the user who ran the task.

  • Start Time. This field displays the time when the task was started.

  • End Time. This field displays the time when the task was completed or cancelled.

  • Duration. This field displays the amount of time it took to run the task.

The list of task instances is based on user privileges and access levels. Users with full configuration rights can view all task instances known to the system.

Viewing Target Details

From the Task Instance Results section, select a target system by selecting the row above the Target Details box.

The Target Details section displays the following information:

  • Status. This field displays the details for each target system within a task instance.

  • Exit Code. This field represents the success or failure of an executable program. If the return value is zero or positive, the executable ran successfully. If a negative value is returned, the executable failed.

  • Target Name. This field displays the IP address of the target.

  • The StdoutTab. This tab displays the output text information.

  • The Stderr Tab. This tab displays information if the executable experienced an error.

  • Files Copied Tab. This tab displays what files are in the process of being copied or have been copied to the target system.

Viewing a Printable Report

Reports can be printed for either the currently selected target system or for all target systems associated with the task instance.

To print a report:

  1. Click [View Printable Report].

    An Options Message box is displayed asking if you want to generate a report containing only the currently selected target system or all systems associated with the task instance.

  2. Select which report to print.

  3. Click [OK] to print the report, or click [Cancel] to return to the View Task Results page.

Related Procedures

» Scheduling a Task - Running a Scheduled Task
» Scheduling a Task - Deleting a Scheduled Task
» Scheduling a Task - Printing Reports
» Scheduling a Task - Editing a Scheduled Task
» Using Tasks - Stopping a Task

Related Topics

» HP Systems Insight Manager - Using Tasks
» Using Tasks - Navigating the All Scheduled Tasks Page