Rule Sets tab

Use the Rule Sets tab to work with rule sets, rules, and rule elements.

Figure 1. Rule Sets tab


Main elements of the Rule Sets tab

The following table describes the main elements of the Rule Sets tab.

Table 1: Main elements of the Rule Sets tab
Element Description
Rule sets toolbar Items for working with the rule sets on the rule sets tree
Rule sets tree Tree structure displaying the rule sets of the appliance configuration
Rule sets menu Buttons for displaying tree structures of:
  • (General) rule sets
  • Log handler rule sets
  • Error handler rule sets
  • User-defined properties (for use in rule set criteria, rule criteria, and rule events)
Rules toolbar Items for working with rules
Rules Rules of the currently selected rule set

Rule sets toolbar

The rule sets toolbar provides the following options.

Table 2: Rule sets toolbar
Option Definition
Add Opens a menu or a window for adding an item, depending on what is currently selected from the Rule sets menu.
  • (Rule Sets is selected) — Opens a menu, from which you can select:
    • Rule Set from Library — Opens the Add from Rule Set Library window for importing a rule set from the rule set library.
    • Rule Set — Opens the Add New Rule Set window to let you add a rule set to the appliance configuration.
    • Top-Level Rule Set — Opens the Add New Top-Level Rule Set window for adding a rule set at the top level of the rule sets tree.
  • (Log Handler is selected) — Lets you select Log Handler from a menu as the only accessible item to open the Add New Log Handler window for adding a new Log Handler rule set.
  • (Error Handler is selected) — Lets you select Error Handler from a menu as the only accessible item to open the Add New Error Handler window for adding a new Error Handler rule set .
  • (User-Defined Property is selected) — Lets you select User-Defined Property to open the Add New User-Defined Property window for adding a property.
Export Opens the Export Rule Set window for exporting a rule set to the library or into a file.
Edit Opens the Edit Rule Set window for editing a selected rule set.
Delete

Deletes a selected rule set.

A window opens to let you confirm the deletion.

Move up Moves a rule set up among other rules sets on the same level.
Move down Moves a rule set down among other rule sets on the same level.
Move out of Moves a rule out of its nesting rule set and onto the same level as the nesting rule set.
Move into Moves a rule set out of its nesting rule set and into the rule set following this rule set.
Expand all Expands all collapsed items on the rule sets tree.
Collapse all Lets all expanded items on the rule sets tree collapse.

Rules toolbar

The rules toolbar provides the following options.

Table 3: Rules toolbar
Option Definition
Add Opens the Add Rule window for adding a rule.
Edit Opens the Edit Rule window for editing a selected rule.
Delete

Deletes a selected rule.

A window opens to let you confirm the deletion.

Move up Moves a rule up within its rule set.
Move down Moves a rule down within its rule set.
Copy Copies a selected rule.
Paste Pastes a copied rule.
Show details Shows (or hides) details of a rule entry including the criteria.