Hi there,
We are getting these errors in the sloader-.logbut not sure what needs to be fixed. I have set the NetExlorer Console Utiltility to not use File-based Discovery within the IP Dicsovery > IP Host Discovery.
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[9/22/08 15:10:26.338] Bridge Agent: Got notification for index = 7
[9/22/08 15:10:35.377] FileDiscoveryService: Unknown Switch
[9/22/08 15:10:35.424] TopologyManager:
java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: 2
at java.lang.String.substring(String.java:1441)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Misc. isValidMacAddress(Misc.java:449)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Bridg e.update(Bridge.java:787)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Bridg e.update(Bridge.java:258)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.sendDataViaCORBA(QueryBridgeMib.java:541)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.processBridge(QueryBridgeMib.java:463)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.run(QueryBridgeMib.java:341)

[9/22/08 15:10:37.388] Bridge Agent: Got notification for index = 8
[9/22/08 15:10:39.311] FileDiscoveryService: Unknown Switch
[9/22/08 15:10:39.360] TopologyManager:
java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: 2
at java.lang.String.substring(String.java:1441)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Misc. isValidMacAddress(Misc.java:449)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Bridg e.update(Bridge.java:787)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.consolidator.Bridg e.update(Bridge.java:258)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.sendDataViaCORBA(QueryBridgeMib.java:541)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.processBridge(QueryBridgeMib.java:463)
at com.novell.managewise.discovery.bridge.QueryBridge Mib.run(QueryBridgeMib.java:341)