The followoing messages can be seen in the HISRV joblog, but do not appear on z/OS thus cannot easily be automated, while they are (can be) instrumental in determining correct functioning of HISrv:
NK8030 HIS INITIAL TOPOLOGY COLLECTION STARTING. H/W INTERFACE: BCPIi
NK8031 HIS INITIAL TOPOLOGY COLLECTION FINISHED. H/W INTERFACE: BCPII
These moments can be as far apart as 5 minutes, and all this time the BCPii interface wil not work.
We'd like to have an indication so we're sure we can use the BCPii interface from CA-OPS/MVS thus need those (esp NK8031) messages to indicate the HISrv task as UP in SSM (e.g)