Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Domino Mail Monitoring - Reports Database  

By John Oldenburger | 10/27/20 10:09 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post we look at the setup of the Reports database. The Reports database is created automatically after the setup of the Domino server. However before Administrators can generate mail usage reports they first have to set up the security for the Reports database. Below is a brief description of the setup of the Reports database.

Life After XPages - The New Low Code Application Development Platform  

By John Oldenburger | 10/27/20 4:05 AM | Development - Leap / Volt | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

Over the years I have written a number of blog posts about XPages as a development platform. After the release of Domino 10 and 11 and looking at the current developments and changes in the early program for Domino 12 we can now definitively conclude that XPages as a development platform is dead. Many organizations have already switched to modern development platforms in recent years. However there is new life after XPages thanks to the continuous developments of HCL with currently the most awesome and goundbreaking HCL Domino Volt, the new Low Code Application Development Platform!

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Domino Mail Monitoring - Mail Tracking Collector  

By John Oldenburger | 10/26/20 3:32 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post we look at controlling the Mail Tracking Collector. The MTC (Message Tracking Collector) monitors the work of the Router process (which delivers mail in Domino) and keeps records as required as to which mail was sent to which recipients. Below is an overview of the Mail Tracking Collector commands.

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Domino Mail Monitoring - Server Configuration  

By John Oldenburger | 10/26/20 3:31 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post the steps required to configure the Domino server for Mail Tracking are explained. The configuration allows Administrators to customize the type of information you want to collect and store in the Domino MailTracker Store database (MTSTORE.NSF). A Configuration Settings document must be present on the Domino server.

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Domino Mail Monitoring - Introduction  

By John Oldenburger | 10/23/20 2:51 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post a short introduction to the upcoming blog posts regarding the setup of mail monitoring on the Domino Server. To set up Mail Monitoring three steps must be performed on the Domino server, starting the mail tracking task (MTC) on the server, configure the server for message tracking and set up the Reports database (REPORTS.NSF).

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Debugging Agents Using the NotesLog Class  

By John Oldenburger | 10/20/20 3:30 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post a sequel to debugging Agents. A commonly used method for debugging LotusScript and Java background Agents is the use of the NotesLog class. An important point to consider when using the NotesLog class is to ensure that the Agent Log limit is not exceeded. Below is a brief description and example of how to use the NotesLog class in Agents.

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Debugging Agents - Using Debug_AMgr  

By John Oldenburger | 10/16/20 8:35 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post we will initially look at the NOTES.INI parameter Debug_AMgr = flag. In every Notes Domino environment frequent use is made of Agents which can cause the necessary problems for Administrators. Agents should therefore not be missing in this new blog series.

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Common Error and Event Logging  

By John Oldenburger | 10/15/20 4:45 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In my previous blog posts regarding the new blog series Troubleshooting HCL Notes, the error messages Unable to Read Rollover Values from View, Invalid Collection Data was Detected, DAOS Prune - Deleted 0 objects and completed with error: (685) Document attachment, The address book does not contain a cross certificate capable of validating the public key is invalid, Server Task Agent Manager on Server is No Longer Responding and HCL Nomad - Server is not reachablewere explained in more detail.

Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Domino Configuration Tuner  

By John Oldenburger | 10/13/20 11:12 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this blog post a quick look at a very helpful tool for troubleshooting HCL Notes (and Domino), the Domino Configuration Tuner. The Domino Configuration Tuner (DCT) evaluates server settings according to a growing catalog of best practices. All servers in a single domain can be evaluated together. The Domino Configuration Tuner generates reports that explain the issues DCT uncovers, suggests mitigations and provides references to supporting publications.

XPages and more: Troubleshooting HCL Notes - ID Vault - Unable to Read Rollover Values from View  

By John Oldenburger | 10/5/20 5:42 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Matteo Bisi

As indicated in my previous blog post, Troubleshooting HCL Notes - Notes Error Invalid Collection Data was Detected, I have been asked repeatedly to start a blog series about the most common Notes Domino errors and the corresponding solutions. As an HCL Ambassador I am happy to comply with this request and start a new blog series, Troubleshooting HCL Notes.