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Deduplication Email Report and WebPart Creator (Bash)

This is a script that will collect sis (dedup) status data from your netapp filers and send an email report, as well as create a small status web page. Ideal for use as a Sharepoint web part, or part of a dashboard.

It may take some tweaking to get to work in your environment, but feel free to send comments or queries for help to
- An account needs to be setup on the filer, and SSH keys setup to allow login without a password.
- sendmail on this machine
- status icons should be placed in /var/www/html/png/


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Regarding Requirements:

Check out kb41772 "How to configure SSH to allow VMWare ESX  hosts to send SSH commands to the filer without being prompted for a  password" for information on the key based ssh authentication.  It is ESX specific but will get you going in the right direction for linux/unix as well.