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Re: [nv-l] Netview and TEC Integration

2004-09-21 12:43:38
Subject: Re: [nv-l] Netview and TEC Integration
From: Jane Curry <jane.curry AT skills-1st.co DOT uk>
To: nv-l AT lists.us.ibm DOT com
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 17:24:45 +0100
Hi John,
I'm not aware of any out-of-the-box integration for Ack'ing in NetView and getting automatic ACKs in TEC. The simple (but I suspect WRONG answer) is to forward NetView ACK TRAPs to TEC. I think you will find these are unconfigured by default in both trapd.conf and in TEC_ITS.rls. The reason I suspect it is wrong (or at least, not quite right!) is that this is what TEC sends to NetView in the Synchronization rules in netview.rls - you would then end up forwarding the ACK TRAP back to TEC again........ Perhaps with an extra rule in TEC that filters this ACK TRAP out if it is a recent status change??? You'd then need a simple TEC rule that changed the status of all recent events from the same node / interface, to ACK.
Just thinking off the top of my head....... anyone else?

Cheers,
Jane

John Altman wrote:

Does anyone have the Netview and TEC integration working where you can
acknowlege devices within netview and have them update the TEC console with
the acknowledgement?  I have it working where we can acknowledge an event
from the TEC and it will update the netview maps, but not both ways.



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