JSON Parser

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General purpose JSON parser for handling JSON objects matching the followingtemplate. This allows many datapoints for many components to be collectedfrom a single COMMAND datasource. It also allows for collection of manyevents from a single COMMAND datasource. The event capabilities are a significant reason to choose this parser instead of the older Nagios parser for example.

If you specify a blank component eg "" it refers to a device level entry.

This example is from Products/ZenRRD/parsers/JSON.py

  "values": {
     "component_id_1": {
        "datapoint1": 123.4,
        "datapoint2": 987.6
      "component_id_2": {
        "datapoint1": 56.7,
        "datapoint2": 54.3
    "events": [
           "severity": 2,
           "other_field_1": "value for other field",
           "summary": "event summary"
           "severity": 3,
           "other_field_1": "another value for other field",
           "summary": "another event summary"