odd numbers at end of selection name for interface

1999-08-27 11:48:59
Subject: odd numbers at end of selection name for interface
From: Greg Redder <redder AT yuma.ACNS.ColoState DOT EDU>
To: nv-l AT lists.tivoli DOT com
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 1999 09:48:59 -0600
I'm running AIX4.3.2, NetView 5.1

I have selection names for interfaces which show up, such as:


Now, this test router only has 3 interfaces and no secondary addressing.
What's with the 17036 added at the end of the Ethernet5/0/7 part?

I've done ovtopofix and ovmapcount commands to try to clear
this up.

The problem with this is that I add these objects to my collection
set and then when Netview receives the trap that:


is down, it checks the collection and there's no
"router.name.edu:Ethernet5/0/7" in there!  Of course not, because
for some goofy reason, it's listed as:

What's going on here?

Thank you --Greg Redder

Greg Redder                         Academic Computing & Networking Services
Colorado State University, ACNS     Phone:(970)491-7222  FAX:  (970)491-1958
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