Changing severities of MW verification messages
Describes how to customize the severities of messages issued by MW parsers at verification.
Users occasionally want to customize the severities of error messages issued by MW parsers at verification.
Redefine the severities of verification error message in the file Legacy.xml in \Modernization Workbench\Data. Each parser has its own section in Legacy.xml. The OverloadedDiagnostics section for the parser redefines the severities of its messages.
To change the severity of a message, add a entry for the message in the appropriate OverloadedDiagnostics section: for example, . The “num” attribute refers to the number of the verification message. The “sev” attribute refers to the severity of the message: