[Xymon] way to tell what version of the client is running
sean.clark at twcable.com
Mon Jun 3 18:03:49 CEST 2013
On 5/30/13 6:20 PM, "cleaver at terabithia.org" <cleaver at terabithia.org>
>> Is there a way from the server, to find out what version
>> the client is running?
>> I looked in the xymon command man page, but didn't find
>By default, no ... not unless you've created a file at
>$XYMONHOME/etc/clientversion.cfg, which gets included in the
>[clientversion] section by xymonclient.sh.
>The Terabithia RPMs report their RPM version there automatically.
>(Presumably if you're installing by RPM you probably wouldn't be running
>the clientupdate binary to deploy tarballs.)
You could have the base rpm on a kickstart server, so that all machines
get kickstarted with a standard image
And then later on in the process, the update client based on their machine
type once deployed, that is how ours runs
>Either way, you'd query like so:
>/]$ xymon localhost "clientlog rhel6-x86-64.build section=clientversion"
>Xymon version 4.3.11-8.1.el6
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