tw_reasoningstatus utility enables you to view the status of the Reasoning service. Typically this utility is used by Customer Support as a troubleshooting tool for investigating possible problems.
Automatic use of tw_reasoningstatus
Reasoning runs the same status check automatically every 15 minutes and outputs the results in the
To use the utility, type the following command at the
where options are any of the options described in the following table and the common command line options described in Using command line utilities.
Command Line Option
|Show only the discovery status|
Lists information for all endpoints which are on hold waiting for information from the discovery of a different endpoint.
Expands the information provided by --waiting to include information about all endpoints being held waiting for discovery. This option is ignored if --waiting is not specified.
Specifies the name of the BMC Discovery user. If no name is specified, BMC Discovery uses the default, system.
In the following example, you can view the status of the reasoning status for user joe.
To view the status of the Reasoning service
Type the following command:
If you do not provide a password, you are prompted for one.
After providing a password, a status is displayed that includes information about engine status, pool state, queue length, and so forth. The output is saved in the