3 Replies Latest reply on Aug 14, 2012 3:31 PM by Kunal Panigrahi

    BMA Filters

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      Couple of questions about Filters in BMA ("Create snapshot with filter")


      #1 - In the UI can you save & share filters or are they part of each individuals workspace?


      #2 - In the UI, Is there a way to edit/delete filters once created?  For example, I defined a filter incorrectly and want to "fix it" without creating a whole new filter.

        • 1. Re: BMA Filters

          Oh.. It looks like when I refresh my workspace, the Filters go away, so I am assuming they are part of the workspace, and not something that is currently save-able.  Is that accurate?

          • 2. Re: BMA Filters
            Kunal Panigrahi

            Ans#1 You cannot share the filters only created on one Serverprofile with others. The filters stored in the ServerProfile itself. You can share the entire ServerProfile with another user.


            Ans2 Yes you can edit an existing filter without recreating one. In UI open the serverProfile --> snapshot tab --> you can see the list of filters that are currently available in the Serverprofile. Highlight the filter you want to modify and hit "edit". This will open up the same Snapshot Filter Wizard where you can make your changes.

            • 3. Re: BMA Filters
              Kunal Panigrahi

              The filters should not go away with a refresh of workspace. You have to save the ServerProfile after you add the filter.

              Nodes, filters, tokenstes are local to the ServerProfile.