Open the Discovery Pattern log

Open the Discovery Pattern log to troubleshoot a discovery with patterns.

Before you begin

Role required: discovery_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Pattern Designer > Discovery Pattern Log.
  2. Click the link in the Log message column.
  3. Click View Log.
    The Horizontal Discovery Log window opens.
    Figure 1. The Horizontal Discovery log
    Horizontal Discovery log

    Discovery Log Item Description
    Pre Pattern Execution The actions that were run before the pattern was launched.
    Selecting Pattern for Execution The pattern that was run for discovery.
    {Identification Section name} Displays the results of the operations in the pattern. Expand the name to see each operation.
    Pre Payload Processing Scripts The results of scripts that were run before the payload was received.
    Payload Processing Details about the payload and how it was processed. Look in this section to find errors that might have been encountered in during various activities, such as the running of identification rules, updates to the CMDB, and so on.
    Post Payload Processing Scripts The results of scripts that were run after the payload was received.
  4. Click an item in the left-hand column to see more information about it in the right-hand column.
  5. To debug the pattern, click the name of the Identification Section, and then click the Debug button in the upper-right.
  6. To return to the log record, click the X in the upper-right.