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API: last status in sensortree




Is there any possibility to retrieve not only the last sensorstatus but the last 5 (or more) status of a sensor using the api-call /api/table.xml?content=sensortree&output=xml ?

I could retrieve the status history sensor by sensor but this would take too long to retrieve all history.

Best Regards thomas gottfried

api prtg sensortree

Created on Apr 29, 2014 1:53:41 PM

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thank you very much for your KB-Post. I'm sorry, but with this API-Call you can only get the current state of the sensors. You are correct, the only other way would be doing this per sensor. Sorry.

best regards.

Created on May 1, 2014 11:14:25 AM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]




thanks for you quick reply.

Will retrieving all history status sensor by sensor using API-Calls still run into "Load limit exceeded" error discribed in KB-Post https://www.paessler.com/knowledgebase/en/topic/48583-load-limit-exceeded ?

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Created on May 2, 2014 6:59:09 AM



No, the table.xml-Calls are not affected by the the load limit.

Created on May 6, 2014 1:46:51 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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