dbreplication AXL perfmon counter CM 4.x

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    Created by: David Roberts on 13-03-2009 10:52:23 PM
    Hi,
     I see a few counters showing db replication status in CM 7.0 with 'Replicate State' seeming to be the most useful.  It seems it will tell me when replication fails to a specific server.
     
    1) Can someone please confirm this statement is true
    2) For CM 4.x, this counter doesn't exist, how can one programatically check if replication has failed?
     
    Thanks