RHV: ovirt-engine-notifier.service fails to start with "Cannot parse filters"

Solution In Progress - Updated -


  • After creating /etc/ovirt-engine/notifier/notifier.conf.d/20-snmp.conf according to the documentation, ovirt-engine-notifier.service fails to start.
  • Used the following filters from the Documentation:
FILTER="include:*ERROR(snmp:) ${FILTER}"
FILTER="include:*ALERT(snmp:) ${FILTER}"


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.1

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