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Warnings and Cautions
1. Introduction
2. Unit Description
2.1. Front Panel Indicators
2.2. Back Panel
3. Quick Start Guide
3.2. Hardware Installation
3.2.1. Apply Power to the NetLink II
3.2.2. Connect your PC to the NetLink II
3.3. Communicating with the NetLink II
3.3.1. Access via Console Port or Modem
3.3.2. Access via Network
3.4. Connect your PBX to the NetLink II
4. Hardware Installation
4.1. Connect the NetLink II to your Power Supply
4.2. Set-Up Switches
4.2.1. Console Port Password
4.2.2. Power Up Console Defaults
4.2.3 Modem Speaker
4.3. Reset to Defaults
4.4. Connecting Cables and Phone Line
4.4.1. PBX Input Port
4.4.2. Modem Port
4.4.3. Console Port
4.4.4. Network Port
5. Configuration
5.1. Command Mode Access
5.2. Menu System Conventions
5.3. Set System Parameters
5.3.1. The User Directory Administrator Access Adding New User Accounts Editing and Deleting User Accounts Viewing the User Directory
5.3.2 Real-Time Clock Settings
5.4. Port Configuration
5.4.1. PBX Serial Input Port Field Suppression; The Lucent Switch Feature
5.4.2. PBX IP Port Configuration
5.4.3. Console Port Configuration
5.4.4. Modem Port Configuration Dialback Security
5.4.5. Network Port Configuration The IP Security Feature The Email Text Messaging Parameters Menu PPP Dialout Configuration
5.4.6. Push File Configuration
5.4.7. Server Configuration
6. Menu System Description
6.1. Software Tree
7. Status Screens
7.1. Buffer Status Screen
7.2. File List Screen
7.4. The User Directory
7.5 PBX Port Status Screen
7.6. The PBX IP Port Status Screen
7.7. The Console Port Status Screen
7.8. The Modem Port Status Screen
7.9. The Network Port Status Screen
7.10. Scheduled Action Status Screens
7.11. PBX Inactivity Alarm Status Screens
7.12. 80 Full Alarm Status Screen
7.13. Data Filters Alarms Status Screen
7.15. Reason for Action Screen
7.16. Alarm Filter Clue Status Screens
8. The Data Filters
8.1. The Data Filter Configuration Menus
8.2. Defining the Data Filter Format
8.3. Defining Data Filter Clues
8.4. Logical and Relational Operators 8.4. Logical and Relational Operators
8.4.1. Logical AND-OR Conditions Logical AND Conditions Logical OR Conditions
8.4.2. The Contains String Operator
8.5. Real Time Variables
8.6. Assigning the Data Filter to a Port
8.7. Data Filter Definition Examples
9. The Alarm Filters
9.1. Common Types of Suspect Phone Activity
9.2. The Alarm Configuration Menu
9.2.1. Default Alarm Filter Actions
9.3. The Alarm Filter Configuration Menus
9.4. Defining the Alarm Filter Format
9.5. Defining Alarm Filter Clues
9.5.1. Alarm Clue Definition
9.5.2. Editing and Deleting Clues
9.6. Logical and Relational Operators
9.6.1. Logical AND-OR Conditions Logical AND Conditions Logical OR Conditions
9.6.2. The Contains String Operator
9.7. Real Time Variables
9.8. Assigning the Alarm Filter to a Port
9.9. Match Parameter Definition Examples
10. PBX Inactivity Alarms
10.1. Schedules and Timers
10.2. Enabling the PBX Inactivity Alarm
11. The 80 Full Alarm
12. Alarm Actions
12.1. Alarm Actions for Alarm Filter Clues
12.2. Alarm Action Summary
12.2.1. None
12.2.2. Callout
12.2.3. Alphanumeric Page
12.2.4. Numeric Page
12.2.6. Email Text Message
12.2.7. Console
12.3. The Auto Execute Function
13. Scheduled Actions
14. Saving NetLink II Parameters
14.1. Saving Parameters to Flash Memory
14.2. Saving and Restoring Parameters from an ASCII File
14.2.1. Saving Parameters to an ASCII File
14.2.2. Saving Parameters to an ASCII File
14.3. Configuring NetLink II with Saved Parameters
15. Buffer Functions
15.1. Memory Partitions and Shared Data
15.1.1. Partitions and Files
15.1.2. Setting the Partition
15.1.3. Releasing the Partition
15.2. Menu Driven Data Release
15.2.1. The Buffer Functions Menu
15.2.2. Read Session Parameters
15.3. Command Driven Data Release
15.3.1. Command B00
15.3.2. The B01 Command Line
15.3.3. Command B01 Examples
15.3.4. Other Commands Used During Data Release
15.4. Retrieving Data Using the Push Function
15.4.1. File Names Created by the Push Function
15.4.2. Push Start Time
15.5. Retrieving Data Using the Server Function
15.5.1. File Names Created by the Server Feature
15.6. The Auto Delete Function
15.7. Zmodem Data Release Mode
16. Other Menu Functions
16.1. System Functions
16.1.1. Pass-Through Mode
16.1.2. Monitor Mode
16.1.3. Clear Alarm Condition
16.1.4. Clear Alarm Counters
16.1.5. Download Parameters
16.1.6. Audit Trail
16.1.7. Upload Firmware
16.1.8. Download SSH Server Keys
16.2. System Diagnostics
16.2.1. Load and Test Memory
16.2.2. Send Test Message
16.2.3. Test Pager
16.2.4. Send Test SNMP
16.2.5 Send Test SYSLOG Message
16.3. Reboot System
17. Command Reference Guide
17.1. Command Mode Access
17.2. Command Help
17.3. Command Syntax
17.4. Command Summary
A. Specifications
B. Description of System Interfaces
B.1. Serial PBX Input Port
B.2. Console Port
C. Administrator Functions and User Functions
C.1. Security Mode at Start Up
C.2. Dialback Security
C.3. Administrator Mode and User Mode Functions
D. Alarm Clue Definition Tips
D.1. Headers Banners and Other Non-Data
D.1.1. The Comparative Operators
D.1.1.1. Limit Comparisons
D.1.1.2. Exclude Non-Data Characteristics
D.1.2. Exact Match with PBX Call Record Format
D.2. Programming Support
E. SSH Application Notes
E.1. Windows XP - Assign a User Name
E.2. Create the User Name in the WINSSHD Application
E.3. Generate Netlink client keys
E.4. Import the Client Keys Into the WINSSHD Application
E. Customer Service
PollCat NetLink II B

7.9. The Network Port Status Screen


As shown in Figure 7.10, this screen lists Network Port parameters.

Communication Settings:

•                      MAC Address: The Media Access Control Address.

•                      IP Address:  NetLink II's IP Address.

•                      Subnet Mask: NetLink II's Subnet Mask.

•                      Gateway:  NetLink II's Gateway Address.

•                      DHCP: The On/Off status of the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol feature.

•                      IP Security: The On/Off status of the IP Security feature.


General Parameters:

•                      Command Echo: The On/Off status of the Command Echo feature at this port.

•                      Response Type: Upon login, this port can either display the Main Menu immediately, or wait until [Enter] is pressed.

•                      "Sure" Prompt: When enabled, a prompt will be displayed before destructive commands are completed.

•                      CMD Port Timeout: The Network Port timeout value.

•                      Audit Trail: When enabled, NetLink II will log command activity.


PollCat NetLink II Version 2.0 02/16/2006 Thu 14:15 0% Full NETWORK PORT:

COMMUNICATION SETTINGS OUTPUT PARAMETERS MAC Address: 00-10-ec-80-6b-25 Output Mode: ASCII Record IP Address: Data on ^B01: On Subnet Mask: Hold “End Data”: On Gateway: (undefined)  Line # Tag: Off DHCP: Off Send Compressed: Off IP Security: Off Auto Delete: Off

 SERVERS AND CLIENTS GENERAL PARAMETERS Telnet Access: Off Command Echo: On SSH Access: On Response Type: Inhibit Menu SYSLOG IP Addr: (undefined) “Sure” Prompt: On SNMP Access: Off CMD Port Timeout: 15 Mins SNMP Trap: Off Audit Trail: Off TACACS: Off

 RADIUS: Off ACTION PARAMETERS Action Delay: 10 Secs

Press <Enter> to return to menu ...

Figure 7.10:  Network Port Status Screen

Action Parameters: The Action Delay lists the amount of time that will elapse between actions sent out via this port.

Output Parameters:

•                      Output Mode: The format used when data is released via this port.

•                      Data on ^B01: When disabled, ^B02 is sent to begin data release.

•                      Hold End Data: When enabled, ^B02 is sent to release the "End Data" message.

•                      Line # Tag: The current status of the Line Number Tag feature.

•                      Send Compressed: When enabled, this port will release data in space compressed format.

•                      Auto Delete: The current status of the Auto Delete feature at this port.


Servers and Clients:

•                      Telnet Access: When disabled, you will not be able to establish a Telnet session with the NetLink II.

•                      SSH Access: When disabled, you will not be able to establish an SSH connection with the NetLink II.

•                      SYSLOG IP Address: The IP Address for the SYSLOG Daemon that will receive Audit Trail records generated by the NetLink II.

•                      SNMP Access: The current status of the SNMP Polling function.

•                      SNMP Trap: The current status of the SNMP Trap feature.

•                      TACACS: The enabled/disabled status of the TACACS feature. 

•                      RADIUS: The enabled/disabled status of the RADIUS feature.


PollCat NetLink II Version 2.0 02/16/2006 Thu 14:15 0% Full SCHEDULED ACTION 1:

SCHEDULE ALARM ACTION PARAMETERS Scheduled Action: Off Action: None Sunday: Off Phone #: (undefined) Monday: Off (Cont.):Tuesday: Off Pager ID 1: (undefined) Wednesday: Off Pager ID 2: (undefined) Thursday: Off Pager ID 3: (undefined) Friday: Off SNMP Mgmt: Manager #1Saturday: Off Email/Txt Msg To: #1

 Message: (undefined) EXCLUSION (MM/DD) (Cont.):--/----/----/----/--(Cont.):--/----/----/----/--Auto Execute: Off --/----/----/----/--Execute Cmds: (undefined) --/----/----/----/--(Cont.):--/----/----/----/--(Cont.):


Press <Enter> to return to menu ...

Figure 7.11:  Scheduled Action Status Screen (Schedule 1 Shown)