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Powershell: NotSpecified: (:) [Get-XAFarm], FaultException



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I have the following powershell script:

Add-PSSnapin Citrix*
$ComputerName = [string]$Args[0]
if ($ComputerName -eq "")
 "<prtg><error>1</error><text>No Computername set in the parameters of the script</text></prtg>"
 $Sessions = Get-XAFarm -ComputerName "$ComputerName"
 $SessionCount = $Sessions.SessionCount
 "<channel>Current Session Count</channel>"
 "<value>" + $SessionCount + "</value>"

This script gives me the below stated error:

Get-XAFarm : De server kan de aanvraag niet verwerken als gevolg van een intern
e fout. Voor meer informatie over de fout kunt u IncludeExceptionDetailInFaults
 inschakelen (vanuit ServiceBehaviorAttribute of vanuit het configuratiegedrag 
<serviceDebug>) voor de server zodat de uitzonderingsgegevens naar de client wo
rden teruggestuurd, of u kunt tracering inschakelen. Raadpleeg hiertoe de docum
entatie van Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 SDK en controleer de traceringslogboek
en voor de server.
At C:\Program Files (x86)\PRTG Network Monitor\custom sensors\EXEXML\GetCurrent
XASessionCount.ps1:9 char:14
+  $Sessions = Get-XAFarm -ComputerName "$ComputerName"
+              ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    + CategoryInfo          : NotSpecified: (:) [Get-XAFarm], FaultException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : System.ServiceModel.FaultException,Citrix.XenApp 
<channel>Current Session Count</channel>

If i execute the script manually, it works. so what's wrong with my script...

custom-script-exe powershell prtg14

Created on Nov 18, 2015 3:48:20 PM by  eagle00789 (0) 1

Last change on Nov 18, 2015 3:52:35 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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Hi Eagle,

Please try to start the script within another security context by marking Use Windows credentials of parent device in the settings of the sensor. Please ensure that you enter a user who has got sufficient rights to execute scripts on the probe system.

Best regards, Felix

Created on Nov 20, 2015 12:28:39 PM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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