Include files are fragments of a configuration file that permit modularization of configuration information. Configuration processing parses them as it reads their Include Descriptors. If configuration processing encounters a problem reading an Include file, the configuration fails with an IHBADFILE error. The format of an Include Descriptor is:
The file path specification can be either an absolute path or a relative path. Relative paths are relative to the configuration file and not the current working directory.
On a system that has many independent things to monitor, use Include files to make it easy to activate and deactivate them in a configuration,