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snmptt not translating traps, even with translate_log_trap_oid=1

I am having some trouble configuring snmptt to properly translate snmp traps. The following is a problem: /etc/snmp/snmptt.conf reflects: EVENT fgFmTrapIfChange .1.3.6.1.4.1.12356.101.6.0.1004 ...
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HP 5500 switch manual states SNMP traps impact performance and advises against their use unless “necessary” - why?

We just bought two HP 5500-24G-4SFP beasts and I'd like to properly integrate the switches into Nagios. Most of our current monitoring polls actively via SNMP so I figured it would be wise and use the ...
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Simulate SNMP traps to test surveillance

I'm trying to use Net-SNMP on Windows to emulate a trap that should trigger an alarm on our surveillance system. This is the setup: Windows 7 client that sends the trap Net-SNMP as software for ...
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Good way to cause SNMP traps on Ubuntu

I want to do a little SNMP testing and want to issue some traps from a test Ubuntu box. What are the easiest ways (for a Linux noob) to cause some traps to fire? Thanks
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Test SNMP traps on SolarWinds by sending trap from a CentOS box

How can I generate a test trap with a CentOS box to send to a remote monitoring box?
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Can a SUN ALOM system (non-CMT) send SNMP traps?

I configured Nagios to receive passive service checks via SNMP traps from SUN remote management boards (ILOM/ALOM in their slang). This works great for ILOM-based SUN servers, but i couldn't find out ...
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Why isn't snmptt translating this trap?

I have a device that is sending snmp v1 traps and snmptt cannot translate them. To grab a copy of the trap, I stopped the snmptt service, and copied the trap to /tmp. The OID I'm trying to trigger ...
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How to use SNMP agents?

Just a basic SNMP related question. I'm just trying to understand the concept of SNMP agent and had the following questions: 1) Normally, do we need to install an agent on the managed system on our ...
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How does snmpd know where to send a trap?

I'm trying to get my head around our snmpd.conf file in order to begin managing snmp with puppet. The existing file has several alarms setup for things like excessive disk space, load, etc. I'm ...
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Delay between sending and recieving SNMP Traps within a machine

I am experimenting with sending and receiving SNMP traps via net-SNMP. I have a script that sends traps out to localhost. I have snmptrapd set to write traps to a file. This works fine, except for ...
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How to listen for SNMP Traps from SNMP enabled network devices?

I just began working for my school's networking department, and I was assigned a project to develop a program to listen for traps from SNMP network devices. The device I am testing with an Access ...
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snmptrapd traphandle to php script

I have to receive snmptraps in php script, so what i've done is: snmptrapd.conf traphandle 1.3.6.1.4.1.3.1.1 /usr/home/user/trap/l.php l.php #!/usr/local/bin/php <?php $flow = ...
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SNMP: What are Alarm and Alarm Reporting Control Management Information Base (MIB) used for?

I have asked the following questions on StackOverflow, but haven't received a single answer yet, presumably because no one there seems to be knowledgable enough about SNMP and my questions. So, I am ...
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Do I need DELL OpenManage to generate snmp traps on RAID degradation?

I need to setup surveillance on all our servers to spot any RAID degradation in time. However, not all of our servers have OpenManage installed, and since they are in production I don't like the idea ...
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Unable to send v3 trap using snmptrap

I am trying to send snmp v3 trap using snmptrap command on ubuntu 12. I tried: sudo snmptrap -v 3 -c 1 localhost -a MD5 -A abcdefgh -l noAuthNoPriv -u myuser sudo snmptrap -v 3 -c 1 localhost -a MD5 ...
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snmptrap and snmptt - authcommunity not found

I am trying to configure snmptt to translate the snmp traps received and handle them as passive checks in an icinga monitoring server as described here. after doing the changes to the snmptrapd.conf ...
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Spoofing origin host using snmptrap

I'm about ready to lose my mind with this... I need to spoof the host that snmp traps are being sent from using the snmptrap command. The man pages for snmptrap state that you can utilize common ...
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Server-Ip address is not getting displayed in snmp-trap messages

my problem is about Ip Address which I am receiving on the windows system snmp-trap messages,is some thing like that UDP: [192.168.1.150]:1029->[0.0.0.0]:0 while same trap message on linux system ...
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Set up SNMP Trap for disk usage?

I would like to configure snmpd to send traps for disk usage. Currently the file includes these lines: disk /ramdisk ignoreDisk /dev/sda1 ignoreDisk /dev/sda3 disk / 1% load 60 30 15 ...
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Linux SNMP monitoring using Intermapper monitoring system

I was wondering if anyone out there is using Intermapper SNMP Monitoring software? I am able to monitor system resources in every Windows Servers by making sure that the SNMP Service is started, ...
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Cisco ASA 5510 SNMP config-change

I´m trying to set snmp trap when cisco asa 5510 is changed. I´m using this line: snmp-server host DMZ ZZ.YY.XX.5 community * snmp-server enable traps entity config-change fru-insert fru-remove But ...
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SNMP question regarding Traps with Cisco 3560

I have been requested by our development Team to create a lab enviroment for testing of various new software our company developes. in the labhave a cisco switch configured to send out snmp v2 traps ...
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Automatically adding comments to snmpd.conf

I have a snmpd.conf which looks like this. I would like the comments to auto-fill i.e. make the file human readable with explanations. If it were one file, I could have done copy/paste from default ...
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Sending traps for FIB changes

I'm trying to enable sending traps for FIB changes, and I've been working on this for weeks. I finally found these commands, but my Cisco 2600 does not accept the "cef" command. Can anyone help me ...
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SNMPv3 messages not generating

I am new to configuring SNMPV3 on my redhat linux net-snmp. I have made some changes in the /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf file and also added the user with createUser directive in snmptrapd.conf file. The ...
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How can I listen to SNMP Traps v1 and v3 with authentication enabled

I'm having problems setting up the snmptrapd daemon to listen to SNMP v3 traps with authentication and SNMP v1 traps (without authentication, obviously). I know that if I uncomment the ...
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Is it possible to configure the version of snmp trap used by vCenter alarms?

It's seems that vCenter alarms traps are sent in SNMPv1 only. I would like to receive it as SNMPv2. Is it possible to configure the version use by vCenter (I'm using version 5.0.0) ? I can ...
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Sending e-mail when SNMP Trap is received

I have to configure SNMP trap receiver to handle traps from a particular device (in this case it is a IBM TS3584 Tape Library) and send them over (as e-mail) with the information about the error. My ...
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dot3StatsDuplexStatus not firing from Cisco Switch

Anyone have any luck with this Trap dot3StatsDuplexStatus OID = 1.3.6.1.2.1.10.7.2.1.19 I am able to test the OID by doing an SNMP walk which shows the correct information, however no Traps are ever ...
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What does message “chassis marginal” mean from VMware ESXi 4.1 SNMP trap on a Dell PowerEdge R710 server?

Wanted to post this here in case anyone else has this issue. We have a Dell PowerEdge R710 running VMWare ESXi 4.1, we got an SNMP trap message via Nagios monitoring: SERVICE CHECK: ...
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SNMP Trap and Alarm Severity

I have an issue over SNMP trap. I am using Cisco's private MIB. There I can use separate OID for alarm severity and it holds the values as follows. MajorLow = 0 MinorLow = 1 Nominal = 2 MinorHigh = ...
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Solution for snmptrap required

This is the command which I have written: c:/usr/bin> snmptrap -v 3 -l authPriv -u sam -a MD5 -A mysecretpass -x Des _x mypassphrase localhost .1.3.6.1.2.1.1.1.0 3 0" getting error as: 0: ...
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How to change net-snmp ethernet interface scan

In the trap message send from the client to the server using net-snmp, the agent address is the first active interface on the client and not the actual eth port on client that is connected to the ...