Can OMAPI be used for monitoring current pool capacity?

Mikolaj Kucharski mikolaj at
Wed Nov 19 15:04:03 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 04:13:36PM +0000, Terry Burton wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a requirement to monitor the current usage of a set of ~100
> pools. The existing tools for this that I have investigated, whilst
> useful, obtain their statistics by parsing the leases file and run as
> daemons, e.g. dhcp-snmp.
> If possible, I would like to improve upon this by obtaining similar
> statistics about current pool usage using the OMAPI interface.
> Does anybody know whether there already exist a way of enumerating all
> active leases within a pool via OMAPI, or would I need to extend the
> implementation of OMAPI in order to provide this information? Assuming
> not, would patches for this be welcomed?

I would also like to ask, how to check with omshell(1) status of
fail-over setup?

best regards

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