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In a stack what value should be returned for specific instances when an NMS poll "entPhysicalClass"?

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TitleIn a stack what value should be returned for specific instances when an NMS poll "entPhysicalClass"?
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In a stack what value should be returned for specific instances when an NMS poll "entPhysicalClass"?
Environment
EXOS
SNMP
Answer
  • RFC 2737 describes managed objects used for managing multiple logical and physical entities managed by a single SNMP agent
  • The entPhysicalClass object corresponds to OID 1.3.6.1.2.1.47.1.1.1.1.5 (iso.org.dod.internet.mgmt.mib-2.entityMIB.entityMIBObjects.entityPhysical.entPhysicalTable.entPhysicalEntry.entPhysicalClass)
  • As per RFC, Multiple values can be returned for each returnable instance of this Object and the following are some that have raised a few questions
InstanceFormatted value (Raw value)Corresponds to what entPhysicalDescr instance
2131Other(1)Fantray 1 (only a Fan should return Fan(7)
   
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