One or more devices are not showing up in OC Inventory when they should.
Release : 20.3 & 20.4
Component : UIM - DISCOVERY_SERVER
It could be the device was previously there and then deleted with the option 'Prevent rediscovery' selected.
When this is done the device is added to the CM_BLACKLIST_DEVICE table.
discovery_server ignores all devices listed in that table.
To remove a device from the blacklist
Go to AC > PH > discovery_server > View Probe Utility in New Window
clear_all_blacklisted_devices < to remove all devices from the blacklist
unblacklist_devices < to remove one or more from the blacklist
requires the blacklist_id which is obtained from CM_BLACKLIST_DEVICE bl_id
select * from CM_BLACKLIST_DEVICE; < to show all devices in the table
select * from CM_BLACKLIST_DEVICE where dev_ip = ‘xxx’; < search by IP
select * from CM_BLACKLIST_DEVICE where dev_name = ‘xxxx’; < search by name
Deactivate activate discovery_server and then the log will have this message:
Skipping excluded DeviceId: <dev_id>
Search the log for the device name and then locate the device ID and search on that to see if it is being skipped.