[Xymon] Config files that supports "include" directive

Stef Coene stef.coene at docum.org
Mon Aug 18 20:04:13 CEST 2014

On Monday 18 August 2014 19:53:22 Andrey Chervonets wrote:
> Which XyMon config files support "include" directive?
> In man documentation it is described only for hosts.cfg:
> "include filename
>  This tag is used to include another file into the hosts.cfg file at
> run-time, allowing for a large hosts.cfg file to be split up into more
> manageable pieces."
> Some time ago it was mentioned that it also works for alerts.cfg  (but
> this is not documented)
> What about other files?
> It would be nice to work for all XyMon config files. This would simplify
> upgrade (I would just include referenced to custom configuration files).
> For me it is most actual for:
> * analysis.cfg
> * client-local.cfg
We use the 'directory' keyword for hobbit-alerts, hobbitgraph and 
hobbitlaunch.  Very easy to add extra settings without changing the defaults.


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