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Monitoring of VRTX CMC




I'm trying to configure a sensor for the VRTX CMC global status. When I create a sensor with the MIBS imported, it's going to make a lookup and giving me a string as return like "ok" or "critical", but it never turns down (red), because I can't define a string as a min/max value.

On the other hand, I tried to make a SNMP Custom String Lookup. After I configured absolutely the same as defined in the the SNMP Library with the MIBS packet for VRTX CMC, it returns me the value "3". What am I doing wrong? How can I define this monitoring, that it turns down, when the value "critical" is returned.

Thanks for your help. KR aademi

prtg snmp vrtx-cmc

Created on Feb 3, 2023 3:50:32 PM

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Hello aademi,

this looks like a job for lookups as the OID is reporting an int value with different meanings.
We have our Howto for lookups available here.

Kind regards,
Johannes Beyerlein, Technical Support Team

Created on Feb 8, 2023 5:29:50 PM by  Johannes Beyerlein [Paessler Support]

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