[mrtg] Re: Once upon a time - A story of --descint

Tim Sheets TSheets at illinois.net
Tue Apr 13 15:58:35 MEST 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Albert Whale [mailto:aewhale at ABS-CompTech.com]
> Sent: Friday, April 09, 2004 10:23 AM
> To: mrtg
> Subject: [mrtg] Once upon a time - A story of --descint
> Back in the day (this is annoying phrase that my recent Teenager has
> found particularly obnoxious), there was a version called 2.9.22
> In this version, I was able to use the Command options --ifref=desc
> --descint
> However, as with all GOOD Things, times change.  Now with version 
> 2.10.13 I have the command line option:   --ifref=desc  
> (notice that the
> --descint is missing as this functionality is also - missing).
>    <TR><TD>Description:</TD><TD>Serial2/2  </TD></TR>
> I would like to know how I can gain more 'Meaningful'
> Descriptions from 


Have you looked at the cfgmaker manual?  Unless I am missing your point,
using the option  --ifdesc=alias may give you what you want (several
options are available).  Alternatively, you could use a template and
grab whatever you want out of the MIB tree as a description.

Again, if I have misunderstood you, I apologize.


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