SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) is an Internet-standard protocol for monitoring and configuring devices on IP networks.

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Getting the currently logged-in user to a Windows XP Pro system

We have a XP machine which runs scheduled tasks early in the morning and unfortunately has to be logged into the desktop of a certain user for that to work. Unfortunately, that user sometimes gets ...
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Hardware checks for Dell R820 Servers through Nagios using SNMP

We use Nagios for monitoring. Is there a way to create hardware checks using SNMP MIB for R820 servers running ESXi5.x on them? Right now we are using this python plugin: current python plugin But ...
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Total CPU usage Object ID?

How can i find the correct OID to get the total cpu usage of my Checkpoint (linux) based firewall? with 8 cores CPU. I found this : ssCpuUser .1.3.6.1.4.1.2021.11.9 ssCpuSystem ...
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snmpd.conf disk directive dskIndex order

I'm trying to configure snmpd on my CentOS hosts to monitor the free disk usage in percent. If I set snmpd.conf to disk / disk /var , the values can be queries with 1.3.6.1.4.1.2021.9.1.1.1 for ...
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Is it possible to have on service check multiple hosts on nagios

I have a few hosts that check for the temperature through snmp, and I was wondering if I could combine the 4 different services into one service that checks all 4 hosts temperatures. I know that they ...
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System health monitoring of unmanaged server using WMI / SNMP

I need to monitor the health of a couple unmanaged servers (specifically Dell SC1425), preferably using WMI or SNMP. They are running Windows Server 2003 SP1. Ideally I am looking for a single ...
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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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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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snmpwalk to ipv6 address timeout

Snmpwalk is failing. I don't know why. I have a host configured with a global ipv6 address. Snmpd is listening on ipv6. netstat -l|grep snmp udp6 0 0 [::]:snmp [::]:* udp6 ...
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How to monitor Xerox printer jobs?

I'm trying to write a system for monitoring around 200 network printers using SNMP (Java SNMP4J library). The printers are mainly Xerox Phasers and Workcentres. Now, I need to get: the number of ...
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Observium and SNMP

I have Observium installed but I can't seem to get the unix-agent to get MySQL, Apache and other statistics. I have the unix-agent enabled under the Poller Modules. I have also tested and ensured ...
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Netgear FVS338 SNMP and OID

I downloaded SNMPWalk.exe and I ran the following: snmpwalk.exe -r:192.168.2.254 -p:161 -c:"public" -os:.1.3.1.1.4.1.4526 I ended up with over 900 something OID options. How do I know what they do ...
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Missing CPU Cores in Net-SNMP

I have a server with dual Intel Xeon E5-2667 CPU (6 cores+HT) running OEL(RHEL) 6.4 For some reason snmp query to it shows cores from only 1 CPU. Here's output sensors command. [root@host log]# ...
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Where to download a free MIB complete database

I want to update an MIB database that is exhaustive. oidview is limited so I couldn't finish downloading MIBs per vendor and only Cisco is making its OIDs available for public on ftp. Is there a way ...
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Can you SNMP poll the ARP table on Cisco ACE?

I'm trying to get a MAC <=> IP mapping from a Cisco ACE. Unfortunately according to this table, while it supports IP-MIB the ipNetToMediaTable and ipNetToPhysicalTable subtrees are not supported. ...
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Easy way to add a MIB?

I want to add some tests to a block of remote servers. It looks pretty straightforward to code this using NetSNMP::Agent from Perl. What I'm not clear on is the best way to add the definitions to a ...
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SNMP: detect sd card issues?

Is it possible to use SNMP to detect and report events for an sd-card? Trapping based on available space is straightforward but I don't see a way to notify when a card is tampered with.
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Configure selinux to allow snmpd to read to a custom location

I have snmpd executing a script under /custom/location/myscript.sh. If I disable selinux all works well. If I enable selinux it stops working and if I do an audit2why I see the following: type=AVC ...
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What is the impact of disabling a printer's checkbox for “SNMP Status Enabled” with or without a print server inline? [closed]

To harden SNMP security one must deviate from the default get community string of "public". Once that is done, as well as disabling any remaining get community strings of "public" such as HP units, ...
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In need of a SNMP repeater

I have a monitoring system that has primary/failover nodes for just about every aspect. I have configured anything that is able for multiple SNMP trap destinations, but I do have a number of devices ...
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Setting an alarm until acknowledgment (Nagios\Icinga)

I am SNMP polling a router and checking the amount of errors on an interface. Since SNMP counters can not be cleared on the device I am storing the last value received in a temp file. If there is an ...
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Where are the available debug tokens for the Net-SNMP tools listed?

In snmpcmd(1), under "Generic Options", it says, -D[TOKEN[,...]] Turn on debugging output for the given TOKEN(s). Try ALL for extremely verbose output. What tokens ...
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DL360 G2 SNMP drive failure location

I've got this service call with the snmp information provided below, about the drive failing in HP DL360 G2 server: Error log Event Type: Error Event Source: Storage Agents Event Category: Events ...
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SNMP only works on localhost

I'm trying to monitor a remote server using SNMP v3 and Centos 6.4. When I use snmpwalk to test the configuration on the server I'm trying to monitor: snmpwalk [connection parameters...] ...
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SNMP over the internet

Basically, I have a small network where my OpenNMS installation is located on a CentOS 6.4 machine. Now I have a server(CentOS also) that I want to monitor but is on the internet, with a public ...
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Is mcelog redundant if I'm using OpenManage as well?

I'm exploring whether it's worth deploying mcelog on physical RHEL machines. These machines are about 90% Dell and so we can see them in OpenManage and OM is configured to send alerts for various ...
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No buffer space available and tuning with sysctl

Not really a network guy so please bear with me. I'm currently hosting a web application that sends UDP to all IP addresses in it's subnet periodically. That's 2048 IPs. My problem is it throws No ...
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Identifying SNMP packet from just the IP header

Is it possible to identify an SNMP packet from just the IP header?
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How accurate is cisco's “show proc cpu history” compare to snmp's cpu loading?

I'm using snmp to monitor my cisco router's cpu loading, but the number has a large difference with show proc cpu history's output. When sh tells me cpu loading is 7x%, the snmp only gets 2x%. Which ...
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Multiple connections using multiple IP addresses to same PC

Background: I have a network management application (like Nagios or OpenNMS but not either one) under testing that requires all managed devices to have individual IP addresses ie. SNMP traps received ...
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Before buying it, how can I tell if a storage array makes certain performance counters available over SNMP?

I've noticed that documentation for SNMP reporting that is built-in to devices (i.e. doesn't need an agent running in an OS) usually doesn't include a list of performance counters that are available ...
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What software to use to generate bandwidth graphs in real time? [closed]

What sofware could I use to monitor my server's bandwidth in realtime, or at least, update every x minutes. My server (dell r620) is connected to a routerboard Mikrotik rb1200. But, as my router is ...
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Limit SNMP access to VPN

I need to deploy about a thousand machines across the US later this year. I'm hoping to use SNMP to monitor their (collective and individual) status. The whole block will be connected via OpenVPN so ...
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How to add an event/alert on Zenoss for a string type SNMP OID?

I have the status of a particular application being reported as string over SNMP. When everything is working as expected, that monitoring reports an empty string and when some of the data sources ...
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Forwarding SNMP ports over SSH

I access my work network through a VPN and have access to every host in there through SSH. Currently I need to access around 3000 hosts via SNMP, but corporate sec policies restrict SNMP access ...
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Set system time using SNMP?

Is it possible to set system time on Windows Server using SNMP? So you push out the time instead of using NTP
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How can I get FreeNAS and pfSense to report more using SNMP?

I have two servers which run variants of FreeBSD: One is a pfSense router and one is a FreeNAS 8 server. Both these servers run SNMP, and I am collecting and graphing their information using a third ...
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How can I get memory usage reported in SNMP under Mac OS X 10.8 Server?

I have two servers running Mac OS X 10.8.3 Server (Build 12D78) with SNMP reporting enabled. I have a cacti server set up collecting data from these hosts. My Load Average, CPU Usage, Disk Space Usage ...
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nagios not sending notification email

Nagios not sending notification for my services. I have two service called PING and STATUS in nagios localhost. PING service check host availability using ping command and STATUS service get the SNMP ...
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How to monitor printer host status with zabbix

I need to monitor host status of printers from zabbix. I managed to monitor the inklevel via SNMP. Any ideas to monitor printer reachable or not ?
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SNMP not working on Juniper ethernet switch

I need some help on configuring SNMP for Juniper EX4500 ethernet switch. I am performing this command: host1:~# snmpwalk -v 2c -c my_community_string 192.168.1.1 .1 Timeout: No Response from ...
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Looking for a Simple Linux Monitoring Agent [duplicate]

I'm looking for a simple, easy to install, works on all of the major linux distros, works with SNMP, monitoring agent software. It should simply report the disk usage, server load, process list, ...
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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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snmpwalk partially works, then returns a timeout. After the timeout, the walk does not work at all. What could be causing this?

I have sysedge running on two hosts for snmp. They have the same SNMP configuration in HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\SNMP exactly the same, but one host does not work. If I restart sysedge on ...
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Find client IP connected to VLAN from Cisco Catalyst 3600 by SNMP

I would like to get using of course SNMP, list of client IPs connected to VLAN in Cisco Catalyst 3600. So far, I have pseudo-algorithm made by me which obtains those IP addresses, but I am not sure ...
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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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SNMP Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

According to Technet's Features Removed or Deprecated in Windows Server 2012, SNMP is being depreciated: SNMP is deprecated. Instead, use the Common Information Model (CIM), which is supported ...
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Query NetApp with snmpget/snmpwalk

I have loaded the NetApp MIB file onto a linux server and I am able to snmpwalk the management interface. However, with the MIB loaded I only seem to see results that are prefixed with either RFC1213 ...
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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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Should I let VPS providers install snmp on it?

My VPS provider is asking me to have snmp installed on it. My question is why should I do so? and is there any security reasons I should avoid doing so?