Configure Alert Notification Email Properties

The settings in the Email Configuration Properties section of the Administration > HQ Server Settings are used to form notifications that Hyperic sends for a fired alert.

Property

Description

Base URL

The address:port where the Hyperic Server listens for web application requests. The initial value of Base URL is the web application listen port configured when the Hyperic Server was installed, for example:

http://Ms-MacBook-Pro-15.local:7080 

Base URL forms the prefix of the URL to which Hyperic appends the remainder of the URL, which points to the Alert Detail page for the fired alert. For example:

http://Ms-MacBook-Pro-15.local:7080/alerts/Alerts.do?mode=viewAlert&eid=5:10611&a=16431

From Email Address

The email address listed as the sender of the alert emails. For example:

hq@demo2.vmware.com