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Possible to get Interface Name in alarm email on link down?

  • 22 August 2019
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I'm working through setting alarms up on our interswitch links on linkdown alarms.
(great tutorial for that is here: https://community.extremenetworks.com/extrememanagement-230297/individual-interface-alarms-in-xmc-7823521)

The email alert is the generic:
Device: DeviceName
Severity: Error
Message: Agent Interface Down on interface 203, Port 1/12

Is it possible to pull the interface name and put that in the email? I didn't notice it in the keywords, but don't know if it can be done by kicking off a script and passing the info or something.

Thanks,

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Hello,

You should be able to add the $alarmSubComponent item into the alarm overrides to have it provide an alias if available.

Check out this article:

https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/How_To/How-to-add-port-name-in-notification-emails

Thanks
-Ryan

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