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This Error Event is part of Google Cloud Storage Watcher Events.

Event ID · 24402

"Google Cloud Storage Watcher failed. File mask is invalid"


Before the Google Cloud Storage Watcher starts monitoring a server for file changes, it validates the specified include mask. If the mask is not valid, the error is shown.


Make sure that the include mask of the Google Cloud Storage Watcher is valid—it does not contain any wildcard characters in a path. However, wildcards in a filename and extension are supported · Learn more about Linux wildcards

Event examples

See some examples of the File mask is invalid Event messages:

  • Trigger "Google Cloud Storage Watcher" failed. File mask "/*/documents/" is invalid.
  • Trigger failed. File mask "/invoices/*/*.pdf" is invalid.

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