Adding event suppressions with the CLI
This topic describes how to add single Event Suppression Periods by entering commands from the CLI.
The Manage Event Suppression command line syntax is:
manageEventSuppression [options] add instPath typePath beginTime endTim e repeat
The following table lists the required and optional parameters for the manage event suppression command tool.
Indicates that this command is adding Event Suppression Periods.
Object Instance Path for the object subject to the suppression.
Object Type Path for the object subject to the suppression.
Begin time for the suppression period.
Time is of the format :yyyy-MM-ddHH:mm:ss
Where yy is the year, MM in the month number, dd is the day of the month, HH is the hour, mm is the minute.
End time for the suppression period; see beginTime for the format.
Repeat type. Can be any case.
EVERYDAYRepeat the suppression every day
EVERYWEEKRepeat the suppression on the same day each week
EVERYMONTHRepeat the suppression on the same day each month
EVERYYEARRepeat the suppression on the same day each year
Provides a brief help message.
Indicates the parameter username used for connecting to the services.
Password used for connecting to the services. If -p or -s is not specified, the user is prompted for the password. -p is mutually exclusive with -s.
Specify password via stdin. This is mutually exclusive with -p.
Run the command in debug mode.
Run the command in verbose mode.