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Mib2lam Command Reference

This is a reference forMib2lam utility that converts MIBS into LAMbots. The mib2lam command-line utility accepts the following arguments:

Argument

Input

Description

-c, --config <arg>

String <filename>

Filename containing configuration options. Defaults to ../config/mib2lam.conf

--civarbinds[=false]

Boolean

Include all variable bindings in custom_info.eventDetails. Defaults to true.

--descrvb

Boolean

Include all varbinds in the description. Defaults to true.

--forward

Boolean

Checks for SNMP v1 traps to be forwarded as SNMP v2c traps. Defaults to true if SNMP v1 traps are detected.

--generics

Boolean

Creates a generic function that each trap calls rather than a function per trap. Defaults to false.

-h, --help

-

Display the Mib2lam utility syntax and option descriptions.

-l, --loglevel <arg>

DEBUG | INFO | WARN | FATAL

Log level controlling the amount of information that Mib2lam logs. Defaults to WARN.

--mibfile <arg>

String <filepath>

Filename and path for the Mibparser's output. If you do not supply a file path, it uses a /tmp/ location.

--module <arg>

String <name>

Module name. If not entered, the utility prompts for a name to be entered when it runs.

--oid <arg>

Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1) or text

Start point in the Object Identifier (OID) tree. This is mandatory.

--related

Integer <related value>

Returns the related alerts with a certain degree of similarity. The default is 35%.

--severity

Integer <severity value>

Calculates the severity of the trap. To do this, Mib2lam finds and uses a suitable severity bearing variable binding.

--showconfig

-

Displays the configuration and any defaults.

--similarity

Integer <similarity value>

Sets the similarity value between 0 and 100 between two traps for them to be considered related. The default is 35%.

--traps

Boolean

Enable to generate a file of test traps for each trap. Defaults to false.

For the Boolean arguments, use=falseto disable any that are enabled by default. For example, if you did not want to Mib2lam to generate a file of test traps:

./mib2lam --traps=false