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ramesh9
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NNM Custom poller question

NNM 9.11.005 in HP Unix

 

If we create a custom poller in NNM 9.11.005, I am seeing the custom poller only polls only one instance of the device instead of polling all instances of the device.

 

In NNM 9.20 or above, I am seeing custom poller polls multiple instances of a device.

 

Is it possible to incorporate the same functionality in 9.11 series by installing latest patch or fixes.

 

Please advise.

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iquesada
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Re: NNM Custom poller question

Hello,

 

I assume you already checked the Step-by-Step Guide for Custom Poller, in case you need it please refer to page 6  - "Setting Up a Custom Poll"
http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/document/KM1233665 

See Figure 8: Custom Poller Collection: New MIB Expression
Is this what you are referring to when you say Multiple Instance?

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Roberto

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ramesh9
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Re: NNM Custom poller question

Hello Roberto

 

Yes, this is what I am referring to multiple instance. 

 

Please find the attached custom-poller I had defined where I had specified the MIB filter. 

 

When I run following command to query the MIB filter object, I am getting 2 output, but when custom poller is running it is not querying both, but queries only one, in this case it queries only 123.22.23.25

 

nnmsnmpwalk.ovpl -c xxxxx 123.22.23.1 bgpPeerRemoteAddr
bgpPeerTable.bgpPeerEntry.bgpPeerRemoteAddr.123.22.23.25 : IpAddress: 123.22.23.25
bgpPeerTable.bgpPeerEntry.bgpPeerRemoteAddr.123.22.23.26 : IpAddress: 123.22.23.26

 

That is the reason I was asking whether NNM 9.11.005 supports querying multiple objects of MIB Filter variable defined.

 

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ramesh9
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Re: NNM Custom poller question

Hello

 

This was solved by specifying MIB Filter in Custom Pollery policy as,

 

123.22.*

 

and it queries the IP addresses which starts with 123.22 and reports on them.

 

Suppose if I want to query the IP address which starts with subnet

 

1.*.*.*

 

and ends with

 

255.*.*.*

 

how can I specify MIB Filter value in Custom Poller policy.

 

Please help.

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