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manual:config:visualisation:maps:map [2014/09/25 14:41]
sasha Page moved from 2.0:manual:config:visualisation:maps:map to manual:config:visualisation:maps:map
manual:config:visualisation:maps:map [2016/11/02 14:18] (current)
martins-v specifying which macro is supported for link label
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 Icons are used to represent map elements. You can define the information that will be displayed with the icons and set that recent problems are displayed in a special way. You can link the icons and define information to be displayed on the links. Icons are used to represent map elements. You can define the information that will be displayed with the icons and set that recent problems are displayed in a special way. You can link the icons and define information to be displayed on the links.
  
-Maps that are ready can be viewed in //​Monitoring//​ -> //[[:2.0/manual/web_interface/frontend_sections/monitoring/maps|Maps]]//​. In the monitoring view you can click on the icons and take advantage of the links to some scripts and URLs.+Maps that are ready can be viewed in //​Monitoring//​ -> //[[manual:web_interface:frontend_sections:monitoring:maps|Maps]]//​. In the monitoring view you can click on the icons and take advantage of the links to some scripts and URLs.
  
 You can add custom URLs to be accessible by clicking on the icons. Thus you may link a host icon to host properties or a map icon to another map. You can add custom URLs to be accessible by clicking on the icons. Thus you may link a host icon to host properties or a map icon to another map.
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   * Edit general map attributes   * Edit general map attributes
  
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 General map attributes: General map attributes:
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 |//Icon label location// ​ |Label location in relation to the icon:\\ **Bottom** - beneath the icon\\ **Left** - to the left\\ **Right** - to the right\\ **Top** - above the icon| |//Icon label location// ​ |Label location in relation to the icon:\\ **Bottom** - beneath the icon\\ **Left** - to the left\\ **Right** - to the right\\ **Top** - above the icon|
 |//Problem display// ​ |Display problem count as:\\ **All** - full problem count will be displayed\\ **Separated** - unacknowledged problem count will be displayed separated as a number of the total problem count\\ **Unacknowledged only** - only the unacknowledged problem count will be displayed| |//Problem display// ​ |Display problem count as:\\ **All** - full problem count will be displayed\\ **Separated** - unacknowledged problem count will be displayed separated as a number of the total problem count\\ **Unacknowledged only** - only the unacknowledged problem count will be displayed|
-|//​URLs// ​ |URLs for each element type can be defined (with a label). These will be displayed as links when a user clicks on the element in the monitoring section.\\ [[2.0/manual/config/macros|Macros]] that can be used in map URLs: {MAP.ID}, {HOSTGROUP.ID},​ {HOST.ID}, {TRIGGER.ID}|+|//​URLs// ​ |URLs for each element type can be defined (with a label). These will be displayed as links when a user clicks on the element in the monitoring section.\\ [[manual:config:macros|Macros]] that can be used in map URLs: {MAP.ID}, {HOSTGROUP.ID},​ {HOST.ID}, {TRIGGER.ID}|
  
 When you save this, you have created an empty map with a name, dimensions and certain preferences. Now you need to add some elements. For that, click on the map name in the list to open the editable area. When you save this, you have created an empty map with a name, dimensions and certain preferences. Now you need to add some elements. For that, click on the map name in the list to open the editable area.
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 Now that you have some elements in place, you may want to start differentiating them by giving names etc. By clicking on the element, a form is displayed and you can set the element type, give a name, choose a different icon etc. Now that you have some elements in place, you may want to start differentiating them by giving names etc. By clicking on the element, a form is displayed and you can set the element type, give a name, choose a different icon etc.
  
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 Map element attributes: Map element attributes:
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 ^Parameter^Description^ ^Parameter^Description^
 |//​Type// ​ |Type of the element:\\ **Host** - icon representing status of all triggers of the selected host\\ **Map** - icon representing status of all elements of a map\\ **Trigger** - icon representing status of a single trigger\\ **Host group** - icon representing status of all triggers of all hosts belonging to the selected group\\ **Image** - an icon, not linked to any resource ​ | |//​Type// ​ |Type of the element:\\ **Host** - icon representing status of all triggers of the selected host\\ **Map** - icon representing status of all elements of a map\\ **Trigger** - icon representing status of a single trigger\\ **Host group** - icon representing status of all triggers of all hosts belonging to the selected group\\ **Image** - an icon, not linked to any resource ​ |
-|//​Label// ​ |Icon label, any string.\\ [[2.0/manual/config/macros|Macros]] and multi-line strings can be used in labels. ​ |+|//​Label// ​ |Icon label, any string.\\ [[manual:config:macros|Macros]] and multi-line strings can be used in labels. ​ |
 |//Label location// ​ |Label location in relation to the icon:\\ **Default** - map's default label location\\ **Bottom** - beneath the icon\\ **Left** - to the left\\ **Right** - to the right\\ **Top** - above the icon  | |//Label location// ​ |Label location in relation to the icon:\\ **Default** - map's default label location\\ **Bottom** - beneath the icon\\ **Left** - to the left\\ **Right** - to the right\\ **Top** - above the icon  |
 |//​Host// ​ |Select the host, if the element type is '​Host'​. ​ | |//​Host// ​ |Select the host, if the element type is '​Host'​. ​ |
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 |//​Coordinate X//  |X coordinate of the map element. ​ | |//​Coordinate X//  |X coordinate of the map element. ​ |
 |//​Coordinate Y//  |Y coordinate of the map element. ​ | |//​Coordinate Y//  |Y coordinate of the map element. ​ |
-|//​URLs// ​ |Element-specific URLs can be set for the element. These will be displayed as links when a user clicks on the element in the monitoring section. If the element has its own URLs and there are map level URLs for its type defined, they will be combined in the same menu.\\ [[2.0/manual/config/macros|Macros]] that can be used in map URLs: {MAP.ID}, {HOSTGROUP.ID},​ {HOST.ID}, {TRIGGER.ID} ​ |+|//​URLs// ​ |Element-specific URLs can be set for the element. These will be displayed as links when a user clicks on the element in the monitoring section. If the element has its own URLs and there are map level URLs for its type defined, they will be combined in the same menu.\\ [[manual:config:macros|Macros]] that can be used in map URLs: {MAP.ID}, {HOSTGROUP.ID},​ {HOST.ID}, {TRIGGER.ID} ​ |
  
 <note important>​Added elements are not automatically saved. If you navigate away from the page, all changes may be lost. <note important>​Added elements are not automatically saved. If you navigate away from the page, all changes may be lost.
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 Once you select more than one element, the element property form shifts to the mass-update mode so you can change attributes of selected elements in one go. To do so, mark the attribute using the checkbox and enter a new value for it. You may use macros here (such as, say, {HOSTNAME} for the element label). Once you select more than one element, the element property form shifts to the mass-update mode so you can change attributes of selected elements in one go. To do so, mark the attribute using the checkbox and enter a new value for it. You may use macros here (such as, say, {HOSTNAME} for the element label).
  
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 === Linking elements === === Linking elements ===
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 With a link created, the single element form now contains an additional //Edit element links// section. Click on //Edit// before the link to edit its attributes. With a link created, the single element form now contains an additional //Edit element links// section. Click on //Edit// before the link to edit its attributes.
  
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 Link attributes: Link attributes:
  
 ^Parameter^Description^ ^Parameter^Description^
-|//​Label// ​ |Label that will be rendered on top of the link. You can use [[2.0/manual/config/macros|macros]] here.  |+|//​Label// ​ |Label that will be rendered on top of the link.\\ The [[:manual/appendix/macros/​supported_by_location|{host:​key.func(param)}]] macro is supported in this field, but only with ''​avg'',​ ''​last'',​ ''​min''​ and ''​max''​ trigger functions, with seconds as parameter.  |
 |//Connect to//  |The element that the link connects to.  | |//Connect to//  |The element that the link connects to.  |
 |//Type (OK)// ​ |Default link style:\\ **Line** - single line\\ **Bold line** - bold line\\ **Dot** - dots\\ **Dashed line** - dashed line  | |//Type (OK)// ​ |Default link style:\\ **Line** - single line\\ **Bold line** - bold line\\ **Dot** - dots\\ **Dashed line** - dashed line  |
 |//Colour (OK)// ​ |Default link colour. ​ | |//Colour (OK)// ​ |Default link colour. ​ |
-|//[[2.0/​manual/​config/​visualisation/​maps/​links|Link indicators]]// ​ |List of triggers linked to the link. In case a trigger has status PROBLEM, its style is applied to the link.  |+|//​[[links|Link indicators]]// ​ |List of triggers linked to the link. In case a trigger has status PROBLEM, its style is applied to the link.  |