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IBM Tivoli Monitoring upgrade tools > The witmscantmr command - Pg. 85

5.1.1 The witmscantmr command The witmscantmr command creates either a baseline file or a status report. The baseline file maps the infrastructure components of a Tivoli management region to a proposed equivalent Tivoli Monitoring Services infrastructure. The status report validates the upgrade of Tivoli infrastructure components. witmscantmr { ­c | ­v [ ­f baseline ] | ­? } The witmscantmr command is used for two purposes: At the beginning of the upgrade process, run the witmscantmr command with the ­c option to create a baseline file. The baseline file is an XML output file that maps the infrastructure elements of a Tivoli management region to a proposed equivalent IBM Tivoli Monitoring infrastructure layout. For example, the Tivoli server is mapped to one or more hub Tivoli Enterprise Monitoring Servers, Tivoli gateways are mapped to remote monitoring servers, and so on. Edit the baseline file to specify and change details of the IBM Tivoli Monitoring deployment. Run the witmscantmr command with the ­v option after you have deployed some or all of the IBM Tivoli Monitoring components to validate the deployment. Each time you run the witmscantmr command with the ­v option, the edited baseline file is used as input. The witmscantmr command does not change the baseline file, but instead produces a separate output file. The