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Displaying text labels for SNMP integer readouts?



Ok I have compiled a mib but does not take into an account labels definitions in the MIB file. My hardware (radiolinie) returns a moulation as an integer, and there is nice value to text definition in the MIB. Can I some how get this to be displayed as a text coresponding to every value?

Here is the look of my mib.

rfModulationType OBJECT-TYPE
	MAX-ACCESS  read-only
	STATUS      current

custom-sensor labels snmp

Created on Nov 29, 2010 6:13:38 PM

Last change on Dec 8, 2010 10:40:38 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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> Can I some how get this to be displayed as a text coresponding to every value?

I'm afraid that isn't possible. Sorry.

Created on Nov 30, 2010 4:03:26 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



I place this information in parentheses in the 'Value' field when creating the sensor like the following: (1-OK, 2-WARNING, 3-CRITICAL, 4-SHUTDOWN, 5-NOT_PRESENT, 6-NOT_FUNCTIONING)

This shows on alerts, too, so you can get the legend of values corresponding to the integer output and don't have to bust out the MIB every time.

Created on Dec 8, 2010 4:55:55 AM



I thought this was a new feature in PRTG 9, but I can't find anything about it other than this post.

Blake, when you do this it just shows everything you add in the output, it doesn't actually process it, correct?

Created on Feb 8, 2012 10:26:12 PM

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