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Procedure documentation Creating Alert Categories  Locate the document in its SAP Library structure

Use

You create an alert category to use in alert rules.

Prerequisites

You have started the Runtime Workbench and have chosen Alert Configuration on the initial screen.

Procedure

To create an alert category, proceed as follows:

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       1.      Choose Create Alert Category.

You can also create the alert category directly by calling transaction ALRTCATDEF. In both cases you require the authorizations of the role SAP_XI_ADMINISTRATOR.

       2.      Enter the following values:

        The receiver of the alert

        The title of the alert

        The text of the alert, including container variables that are automatically created and filled at runtime.

Available Container Variables:

Container Variable

ABAP Dictionary Data Type

Description

SXMS_MSG_GUID

SXMSMGUIDC

Message ID

SXMS_RULE_NAME

SXMSDESCR

Description of the alert rule

SXMS_ERROR_CAT

SXMSERRCAT

Error category

SXMS_ERROR_CODE

CHAR70

Error code

SXMS_FROM_PARTY

SXI_FROM_PARTY

Sender party

SXMS_FROM_SERVICE

SXI_FROM_SERVICE

Sender component

SXMS_FROM_NAMESPACE

SXI_FROM_ACTION_NS

Sender namespace

SXMS_FROM_INTERFACE

SXI_FROM_ACTION

Sender interface

SXMS_TO_PARTY

SXI_TO_PARTY

Receiver party

SXMS_TO_SERVICE

SXI_TO_SERVICE

Receiver component

SXMS_TO_NAMESPACE

SXI_TO_ACTION_NS

Receiver namespace

SXMS_TO_INTERFACE

SXI_TO_ACTION

Receiver interface

 

Note

You cannot use these container variables for alerts of the Business Process Engine (BPE).

Specific Error Information from the Adapter Engine:

Container Element

ABAP Dictionary Data Type

Description

SXMS_TO_ADAPTER_TYPE

CHAR70

Adapter type

SXMS_TO_ADAPTER_ERRTXT

CHAR70

Error text from the Adapter Engine

Caution

The value of the variable SXMS_TO_ADAPTER_ERRTXT is restricted to 80 characters (truncation). In case an error text has more than 80 characters, you can use container variable SXMS_TO_ADAPTER_ERRLINES. For more information, see SAP Note 1294312.

Specific Error Information from the RNIF Adapter:

Container Element

ABAP Dictionary Data Type

Description

SXMS_AF_ERRPAR1 … 15

CHAR32

Name of error parameters 1 to 15

SXMS_AF_ERRVAL1 … 15

CHAR70

Content of error parameters 1 to 15

 

        The follow-up activity

Specify the URL of the required follow-up activity. At runtime, the link address of message monitoring is always entered as the standard follow-up activity.

       3.      Once you have created a new alert category, choose Update Table to display the category in the alert category selection table. This table lists all existing alert categories.

For more information about creating alert categories, see Defining Alert Categories.

 

 

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