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SNMP TRAP Receiver - Sending Notification for each received Trap




currently the SNMP TRAP Receiver is useless for us. We have Oracle Enterprise Manager, this one sends SNMP Traps to PRTG. PRTG SNMP TRAP Receiver set a sensor to Status red, orange if a defined counts of received SNMP TRAPS is reached.

We need possibility to send a notification for each received SNMP TRAP.

Currently we have a "workaround" using check_mk as TRAP receiver, Shellscript analyses received TRAP and copies a predefined Sensor which has Status red.


Database Name: DBPROD

Database HoST: DBHOST01

DB Problem: Tablespace DATA is 90% full

Then Script does following:

copies a predefined sensor with status red as new Sensor to Host: DBHOST01. Name of Sensor is DatabaseName: DBPROD and DB Problem will be added as comment (better would be Red Box in top of sensor).

Any Idea how we can fix problem?


receiver snmp snmp-trap-receiver

Created on Sep 12, 2018 6:32:17 AM

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I know it has been some time, but we needed to do something similar and created a Windows service in C#. This way you can do whatever you want with each received SNMP message.

Created on Apr 4, 2019 3:23:44 PM

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