[mrtg] Re: How to graph temperatures from snmp query

Eric Brander eric_mailing_list at rednarb.com
Tue Mar 15 22:11:47 MET 2005

Kimmo Koivisto wrote:


>I could execute shell script which woud filter out decimals and return 
>temperature, but how to use custom scripts? 
>I tried like this:
>Target[kellari.temp]: /usr/local/bin/mrtg-check-temp.sh
>but got an error msg:
>ERROR: Target[kellari.temp][_IN_] '/usr/local/bin/mrtg-check-temp.sh' (warn): 
>(Missing operator before rtg?)
>ERROR: Target[kellari.temp][_OUT_] '/usr/local/bin/mrtg-check-temp.sh' (warn): 
>(Missing operator before rtg?)
>Any hints how this could be done?
Enclose the statement in reverse single quotes, a.k.a backticks or 
something.  `

Target[kellari.temp]: `/usr/local/bin/mrtg-check-temp.sh`


Eric Brander

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