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SSH Script Advanced Sensor, string return value not displayed




I have here a SSH Script Advanced Sensor for monitoring a asterisk with a script.

I have on some return values from the digium cards a string instead a number.

Can i use string and display them in PRTG where i can set an alarm on it like:

- OK = Green
- Yel = Warning
- Red = Alarm


Here a part of the script, that gives a integer back for the moment:

# Check DIGIUM Card Port 1
DIGI1=$(asterisk -rx "dahdi show status" | sed -n '2p' | cut -d " " -f 22)
echo -n "<result>
       <channel>DIGIUM Port 1 Status</channel>
if [ "OK" = "$DIGI1" ]; 
	echo "1"
	echo "-1"
echo "</value>

asterisk linux ssh-script-advanced-sensor

Created on Nov 5, 2014 11:53:34 AM

Last change on Nov 10, 2014 2:13:27 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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as your script returns integers anyway, you may want to use those in combination with value lookups (https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg/define_lookups.htm). That way, you can have PRTG translating the integer values of your script into custom string messages AND the according sensor state.

Created on Nov 10, 2014 12:54:29 PM

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