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Nagios XI Retrieve Objects

This handler retrieves object records from the Nagios XI system.


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Detailed Description

This handler retrieves object records from Nagios XI. API Documentation


Name Description
error handling Determine what to return if an error is encountered.
return type The format that the results should be returned in.
object type The type of the object to retrieve.
start time Epoch start time for object record creation. Default -24 hours.
end time Epoch end time for object record creation. Defaults to now.
records Amount of records and optionally starting at. 10:20 Displays the the next 10 records after the 20th record. Defaults to all.
order by Specifies a column to sort on along with sort type. Example: name:d
columns Simple JSON object that has columns as keys and equality expressions as values in either string or array format. See or for examples.

Sample Configuration

Parameter Example Configuration
error handling Error Message
return type JSON
object type service
start time
end time
order by
columns {"service_description": <%= "lk:#{@results['some echo node']['output']}".inspect } %>}


Name Description
Handler Error Message Error message if set to return - blank if no errors.
Nagios XI Response Nagios response if set to return.

Change Log

Version Date Description
1 2017-11-26 * Initial version. See README for details.