Traps sent from SystemEdge sendtrap utility not processed in CA Spectrum

Document ID : KB000003924
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

Traps sent from System Edge sendtrap utility are not being processed in CA Spectrum

Environment:
Platform Independant
Cause:

Agent address of traps being sent have 0.0.0.0 or 127.0.0.1. Spectrum will ignore traps with these agents addresses.

Resolution:

Use the “-f” parameter in the sendtrap utility command to specify the hostname or ip address used for the agent address.