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Re: How to monitor with MRM? I get no output when debugging posted 11/29/2008
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That's a good tip. I will try that.  Good thing it was only a 1 point task
;-)

thanks

On 11/29/08, Jason Madsen <madsen.jason@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> You could always start the test, remove PIM from your test sender's
> interface, and then check it...not the most exciting thing in the world, but
> at least you'll see it "in action".   Alarms will pop up and remain in the
> report.
>
> Jason
>
> On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:46 PM, Jason Madsen <madsen.jason@xxxxxxxxx>wrote:
>
>> I think almost everyone who has tested with it feels the same way.  Every
>> other test typically produces something tangible to look at.  From what I
>> can tell your test result was normal though.
>>
>> Jason
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:42 PM, Hobbs <deadheadblues@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>>> I left it running for a long time then I stopped it. Here is what I saw:
>>>
>>> R1#show ip mrm manager
>>> Manager:MyTest/172.31.12.1 is running, expire:22:27:44
>>>   Beacon interval/holdtime/ttl:60/86400/32
>>>   Group:239.1.1.1, UDP port test-packet/status-report:16384/65535
>>>   Test senders:
>>>     172.31.12.2      /N-Ack
>>>   Test receivers:
>>>     172.31.200.7     /N-Ack  172.31.80.8      /N-Ack
>>>
>>> R1#mrm MyTest stop
>>> R1#
>>> Nov 29 21:38:13.950: MRM: Send Beacon for group 239.1.1.1, holdtime 0
>>> seconds
>>> Nov 29 21:38:14.950: MRM: Send (stop)Test-Sender Request to 172.31.12.2for group
>>> 239.1.1.1
>>> Nov 29 21:38:15.950: MRM: Send (stop)Test-Receiver Request to
>>> 172.31.200.7 for group 239.1.1.1
>>> Nov 29 21:38:15.950: MRM: Send (stop)Test-Receiver Request to
>>> 172.31.80.8 for group 239.1.1.1
>>> Nov 29 21:38:15.950: MRM: Receive (stop)TS request Ack from 172.31.12.2on FastEthernet0/0
>>> Nov 29 21:38:15.966: MRM: Receive (stop)TR request Ack from 172.31.200.7on FastEthernet0/0
>>> Nov 29 21:38:15.970: MRM: Receive (stop)TR request Ack from 172.31.80.8on FastEthernet0/0
>>>
>>> R1#show ip mrm status-report
>>>
>>> IP MRM status report cache:
>>> Timestamp
>>>     Manager         Test Sender     Test Receiver   Pkt Loss/Dup (%)
>>> Ehsr
>>>
>>>
>>> I was hoping to see something like "YOUR MULTICAST CONFIG IS CORRECT" :-)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 11/29/08, Jason Madsen <madsen.jason@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I am no MRM guru, but I do know that with it "no news is good news".  It
>>>> displays output only when there are problems e.g. packet loss or duplicate
>>>> packets.
>>>>
>>>> also, you did start, stop, and then view your report, right?
>>>>
>>>> Jason
>>>>
>>>> On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:01 PM, Hobbs <deadheadblues@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hello,
>>>>>
>>>>> I am following the DocCD as well as a couple archives but I cannot seem
>>>>> to
>>>>> get this to work. I have the following topology:
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> R1---ethernet---R2---frame---R5---ethernet---R7---serial---R8---ethernet
>>>>>
>>>>> R1 is my manager
>>>>> R2 is my test sender (LAN interface = 172.31.12.2)
>>>>> R7 and R8 are my test receivers (LAN interfaces = 172.31.200.7,
>>>>> 172.31.80.8)
>>>>> R5 is an RP
>>>>>
>>>>> All LAN interfaces have ip igmp join-group 239.1.1.1
>>>>> Pim sparse-dense everywhere and I can ping the group address from any
>>>>> router
>>>>> above - not sure if this is a requirement for MRM.
>>>>>
>>>>> R1's config:
>>>>>
>>>>> access-list 21 permit 172.31.12.2
>>>>> access-list 22 permit 172.31.200.7
>>>>> access-list 22 permit 172.31.80.8
>>>>> ip mrm manager MyTest
>>>>>  manager FastEthernet0/0 group 239.1.1.1
>>>>>  senders 21
>>>>>  receivers 22 no-join
>>>>>  receivers 22 sender-list 21
>>>>>
>>>>> R7 and R8 have the test-receiver command on LAN interfaces.
>>>>> R2 has the test-sender command on LAN interface.
>>>>>
>>>>> I debug mrm events and packets but this is all I get on R1:
>>>>>
>>>>> R1#
>>>>> Nov 29 20:54:50.614: MRM: Send Beacon for group 239.1.1.1, holdtime
>>>>> 83400
>>>>> seconds
>>>>> Nov 29 20:55:50.614: MRM: Send Beacon for group 239.1.1.1, holdtime
>>>>> 83340
>>>>> seconds
>>>>> Nov 29 20:56:50.614: MRM: Send Beacon for group 239.1.1.1, holdtime
>>>>> 83280
>>>>> seconds
>>>>>
>>>>> Is there something I need to do to generate output?
>>>>>
>>>>> thanks
>>>>>
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