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Version: 8.1

system.dnp3.freezeCounters

note

The following function uses system.dnp3 and the Legacy DNP3 driver. See system.dnp for DNP3 functions using the DNP3 driver.

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Issues a freeze command on the given counters.

Client Permission Restrictions

Permission Type: DNP3 Management

Client access to this scripting function is blocked to users that do not meet the role/zone requirements for the above permission type. This function is unaffected when run in the Gateway scope.

Syntax

system.dnp3.freezeCounters(deviceName, [indexes])

Parameters

TypeParameterDescription
StringdeviceNameThe name of the DNP3 device driver.
ListindexesA list of specific indexes on which to issue the freeze command. An empty list can be passed to freeze all counters. [optional]

Returns

Nothing

Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples

Example #1
# This example shows a request to freeze all counters in the outstation.
system.dnp3.freezeCounters("Dnp3")
Example #2
# This example shows a request to freeze counters at indexes 1, 3, and 5.
system.dnp3.freezeCounters("Dnp3", [1, 3, 5])

Keywords

system dnp3 freezeCounters, dnp3.freezeCounters