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:

Inc:Include:file-path specification

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,


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