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Contributor II
Contributor II

What job populates governance QVD's in Qlik Sense?

Hi,

I was wondering if anyone might know what task in Qlik Sense populates the governance qvd's found in C:\ProgramData\Qlik\Sense\Log?  For example, governanceLicenseLog_7.10.0_db and governanceLicenseLog_7.10.0_file QVDs. 

 

I've noticed that my governanceLicenseLog_7.10.0_file.qvd has not been updated since 12/25/2018 and I wanted to find out what tasks populates that QVD and why it might not longer updating?  Any help would be appreciated.

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Hello,

The Governance QVD files under C:\Programdata\Qlik\Sense\log are generated by the Monitoring applications. (Operation Monitor, License Monitor, Log Monitor, Reload Monitor and Sessions Monitor)

Each application is generating a set of QVD

  • License Monitor: governanceLicenseLog_version.qvd and governanceSession_version.qvd
  • Operation Monitor: governance_date_time_ops_version.qvd, governance_time_range_ops_version.qvd and governanceLogContent_version_file.qvd
  • Log Monitor: governanceLogMonitor_version.qvd
  • Reload Monitor: reloadsMonitorLogContent_version.qvd
  • Sessions Monitor: sessionsMonitorLogContent_version.qvd

In addition for some of those QVD's you will see an extension _file or _db. and it depends on which source the monitoring applications are loading the data from. 

If you have the Qlik Logging Database configured, then by default the monitoring applications will load from there and you will see the extension _db for some of the QVD. 

If the Qlik Logging Database is not configured or if the monitoring applications cannot connect to it for some reason, then they will load data from the log files in which case you will see the extension _file

Hope this helps!

Bastien Laugiero
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Hello,

The Governance QVD files under C:\Programdata\Qlik\Sense\log are generated by the Monitoring applications. (Operation Monitor, License Monitor, Log Monitor, Reload Monitor and Sessions Monitor)

Each application is generating a set of QVD

  • License Monitor: governanceLicenseLog_version.qvd and governanceSession_version.qvd
  • Operation Monitor: governance_date_time_ops_version.qvd, governance_time_range_ops_version.qvd and governanceLogContent_version_file.qvd
  • Log Monitor: governanceLogMonitor_version.qvd
  • Reload Monitor: reloadsMonitorLogContent_version.qvd
  • Sessions Monitor: sessionsMonitorLogContent_version.qvd

In addition for some of those QVD's you will see an extension _file or _db. and it depends on which source the monitoring applications are loading the data from. 

If you have the Qlik Logging Database configured, then by default the monitoring applications will load from there and you will see the extension _db for some of the QVD. 

If the Qlik Logging Database is not configured or if the monitoring applications cannot connect to it for some reason, then they will load data from the log files in which case you will see the extension _file

Hope this helps!

Bastien Laugiero
If a post helps to resolve your issue, please mark the appropriate replies as CORRECT.

View solution in original post