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I have enable snmp on linux (Fedora) but i can access only to system group. Why? Should I made changes in snmp.conf?


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I guess Fedora ships net-snmp as default. You may check that. Then Net-SNMP web site can be your guide. – Lex Li Mar 8 '11 at 12:46

Yes, you need to change the snmpd.conf file (note the d in snmp*d*.conf). The default fedora configuration only allows you access to the system group.

Run "snmpconf -g basic_setup" to get you started, which will walk you through setting up the needed configuration file.

Or if you're in a hurry, put this in your snmpd.conf file to use insecure SNMPv2c to allow access to the whole agent:

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