The VMWARE-VC-EVENT-MIB.mib file provides definitions for traps sent by vCenter Server. These definitions were provided by VMWARE-TRAPS-MIB.mib in earlier versions of VirtualCenter Server.

Alarms Defined in VMWARE-VC-EVENT-MIB lists the traps defined for vCenter Server.

Alarms Defined in VMWARE-VC-EVENT-MIB

Trap

ID Mapping

Description

vpxdAlarm

vmwVCNotifications 201

The vCenter Server SNMP agent sends this trap when an entity's alarm status changes.

vpxdDiagnostic

vmwVCNotifications 202

The vCenter Server SNMP agent sends this trap when vCenter Server starts or is restarted, or when a test notification is requested. vCenter Server can be configured to send this trap periodically at regular intervals.

Variables Defined in VMWARE-VC-EVENT-MIB lists the variables defined for the vCenter Server traps.

Variables Defined in VMWARE-VC-EVENT-MIB

Variable

ID Mapping

Description

vmwVpxdTrapType

vmwVC 301

The trap type of the vCenter Server trap.

vmwVpxdHostName

vmwVC 302

The name of the affected host.

vmwVpxdVMName

vmwVC 303

The name of the affected virtual machine.

vmwVpxdOldStatus

vmwVC 304

The prior status.

vmwVpxdNewStatus

vmwVC 305

The new status.

vmwVpxdObjValue

vmwVC 306

The object value.