We've moved to a new support system!

The Nagios Answer Hub is a place where you can get help with technical questions from our experts. There, you can quickly open tickets and join discussion boards.

Request Nagios Answer Hub access here: https://info.nagios.com/answer-hub-access-new-users

After completing the access form, you will be given access to a portal where new tickets can be created. We will keep the old customer forum sections and ticket system available for current cases to be resolved.

Go to the Answer Hub

NagiosXI performance data

Engage with the community of users including those using the open source solutions.
Includes Nagios Core, Plugins, and NCPA

NagiosXI performance data

Postby SharphSonirak » Mon Aug 08, 2022 5:16 am

In NagiosXI I've been using the etherStatsPkt and etherStatsOctets from the RMON mib defined in RFC 1757 and I've notices some strange behavior when it comes to Performance Data.

The snmp_check will return data like

SNMP OK - 11287022 Packets | RMON-MIB::etherStatdPkts.8=11287022c

However, when this ends up in Performance Data graphs it ends up as a value like 0.796c. I'm not sure what the relationship between these two numbers is, but I know that these mibs are Counter type.

Does anyone know how NagiosXI handles Counters? This is this the average increments per second since the last check or something? I'm just not sure how to process this information, and I can't really find any echatspin echatrandom documentation about it.
SharphSonirak
 
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Jul 17, 2022 3:15 am

Return to Community Support

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 10 guests