IMC: Add Custom Index for temperature

by Community Manager on ‎01-08-2013 02:06 PM


I´d like to monitor the temperature of a A5800 series. Therefore I went to IMC:


IMC   >>  Resource    >>    Global Index Settings    >>    Add Custom Index


OID should be:

Unfortunately, I cannot get the correct "Type" 




Type : [index1[0]:temperature:1:0]

Instance label: works for me, I can select instance 92 from the list.


The above is hard to work with when using IRF stacks tho, I found the below makes it easier - it renames the instance numbers to the irf member IDs.


Name: <any name>

Type: [index1[0]:StackMember:1:0]

Instance Label (definition OID):



... if you're interested, you can get the names of all the instances shown under and what they relate to, by using the entity-MIB as the instance label, as below


Name: <any name>

Type: [index1[0]:Temperature:1:0]

Instance Label (definition OID):



instance 92 ( shows up as temperature::board - since HP A switches refer to themselves as 'boards' on the cli

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