So far, we've seen ways to build our device inventory through the web interface. In one case, we auto-discover everything and in the other case, we add the devices one at a time.
What if you already have a list of the SNMP capable devices by hostname or IP address? Wouldn't it be nice to import those devices. Zenoss Core can import a list of devices and attributes via the
In its simplest form, zebatchload will process a text file that lists one device per line. Here's a sample list of devices that I will call
device01 router02 web03
Since zenbatchload is a Zenoss Core daemon, we need to run it as the zenoss user. Here are the commands:
su zenoss <enter zenoss user's ...