Dell openmanage nagios plugin is chatty

Jason Edgecombe jason at
Wed Jul 13 18:34:19 CDT 2011

On 07/13/2011 06:44 PM, Steve Jenkins wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 2:58 PM, Jason Edgecombe
> <jason at>  wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> the Dell openmanage plugin seems to give a warning on many problems that
>> are not important. The battery learning cycle is one such warning. How
>> do other sites filter these non-critical events from the important events?
>> Thanks,
>> Jason
> Hey, Jason. Check the check_openmanage docs:
> and look at "Blacklisting." That will allow you to turn off alerts for
> stuff you don't care about!
> SteveJ
Thanks! It turns out that I'm using instead of 
check_openmanage. I'll have to check out check_openmanage because it 
looks like it gives more informative messages.


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