[Xymon] ascertaining the xymon server used

Stef Coene stef.coene at docum.org
Mon Feb 17 19:16:41 CET 2020

This works for me (all on 1 line):

echo "echo \$XYMSRV" | `ps -e -o args | grep xymonlaunch | awk '{print 
$1}' | grep -v grep | grep -v sed | grep -v server | sed 


On 2020-02-17 11:06, Ian Diddams via Xymon wrote:
> scenario: multiple xymon clients across several environments and linux 
> OS. An unrelated script (ir not xymon related) run as root user, however 
> does need to ascertain the xymon server IP for various system checks.
> Is there any "easy" or "simple" manner than can be scripted to ascertain 
> this?  Without some really convuluted logic checking various 
> configuration files that appear to (environment , OS etc dependent) to 
> be in various places ie not always ~xymon/client/etc/xymonclient.cfg, 
> which may then use an include on eg /etc/sysconfig/xymon-client...
> thoughts?
> ian

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