action_snmpv1trap(7) Scripts for sending

Other Alias



<action name="snmptrap">
<param name="action-type" value="exec" />
<param name="command" value="$TORRUS_BIN/action_snmptrap" />
<param name="launch-when" value="set, clear" />


This program is designed for usage from a monitor action only. It takes the arguments from environment variables, as described in action-type "exec" in Torrus XML Configuration Guide. In addition, some values may be supplied via command-line arguments (see section OPTIONS below).

Site-specific variables must be specified in the file Default values are installed by the first run of "make install". Subsequent runs of "make install" do not override this file.


Sets the hostname of the destination host.
Sets the community string to use when sending the trap.
Sets the destination UDP port.
Sets the "enterprise" field of the SNMPv1 trap to a given OID (see RFC 1157 for more details). This option is only available for "action_snmpv1trap" and will be ignored for "action_snmptrap".
Sets the optional severity SNMP variable to some integer value.


Torrus site configuration script for SNMP traps.


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Stanislav Sinyagin <[email protected]>