I have a very special problem, i guess.
Most administrators of servers send a "Maintenance
Mode" to the TEC for the reason, that all Events for this Node get ignored for a
They send a wpostemsg with the simple Hostname like
The NetView-Server sends a "Node Down" Event with a
full qualified Name like "un031e00.service.domain.de"
Now the "two Names" are not identic so the
Maintenance Mode is not able to operate and we get undesired
The domains are not really important for us because
allready the "Simple Hostname" is unique.
Finally we thought about cutting off the
What is better:
strip the Hostname in a Ruleset
(how could I influence the slot
strip the Hostname at the TEC
(has anybody knowhow of
(I would need a rule which
if the the string is numeric (IP-Adress)
the first "." (Hostname + Domain))
All ideas make me happy
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