[mrtg] Re: Threshold Monitoring - Passing Parameters

Barry Irwin bvi-mrtg-list at rucus.ru.ac.za
Thu Sep 14 12:53:40 MEST 2000

On Thu 2000-09-14 (11:19), Barry Young wrote:
> I have RTFM'd and looked in the archives but cannot find any
> information on the following matter.
> I am trying to setup Threshold monitoring to call an external
> program.  This is working OK but I would like to pass some
> parameters to the external program.
> The MRTG docs say that ThreshProg can pass 3 arguments: the
> $router variable, the threshold value broken, and the current
> parameter value.
> Has anyone used this or is able to supply an example.  I am
> calling a WinNT batch command file as follows but where, what,
> how are the parameters passed: -
> eg.: -
> ThreshProgI[xx]: c:\email.bat
Try using $1, $2 $3 to access the parameters as they are passed on the
command line.


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