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How to update XML sensor limit ?



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Hi, I've written a powershell script to read info on my Dell Equallogic. It request data with SNMP and output a XML as result.

My problem is that the sensor limit are never updated in PRTG. The value is read the first time and that's all.

Example : I have one lun with 1Tb, I've fixed limit warning to 15% and error limit to 5% so XML result will be :


If I change the size of the lun, the value is changed and limit are recalculted but only the value is updated in PRTG.

So my question is : it a normal behavior ? is it a bug ? Do I have to change something to enable those updates ?

Thx for help.

equallogic exexml powershell

Created on Jun 12, 2015 8:49:05 AM by  cyrilepiney (0) 1

Last change on Jun 12, 2015 9:24:02 AM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

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That's intended behavior, yes. The limits are only read once during the sensor creation.

Created on Jun 12, 2015 9:24:36 AM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

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