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Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring by Michael Badger

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Adding MIBs

We haven't talked about Management Information Database's files since Chapter 2, Discovering Devices but at some point, we may need a MIB that Zenoss Core does not provide. If we see OID numbers (for example, .1.3.6.1.4.1.311.1.1.3.1.3) in our events, then that indicates that we need to update our MIBs. To find a MIB and its dependencies, we can search the following resources:

We will use the MSFT-MIB.mib file (found at http://mibsearch.com) to demonstrate how to register a MIB with Zenoss Core. First, copy the MSFT-MIB.mib to /usr/local/zenoss/common/share/mibs/site/. Second, run the following command as the Zenoss user:

zenmib run

If the command ...

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