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

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Ubuntu 10.04 SNMP No Change In ifInOctets / ifOutOctets

I have succesfully set up cacti on 3 different Ubuntu machines here to monitor bandwidth usage. Upon trying to set it up on a remote machine, the bandwidth counter does not change. #snmpwalk -v 2c ...
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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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Configure vlan on Netgear switch via SNMP

I am trying to configure vlans on a netgear GS752TSX from the Linux command line with netsnmp. I have created vlan 99 on the web interface now want to control the pvid settings, egress and tagging. I ...
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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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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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Snmp configuration giving me timeout, no response

This is definitely not a firewall issue as no firewalls are in between the src and tgt machines. I'm simply setting up snmp to be queried by a nagios server. My snmpd.conf looks like the following ...
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Accessing temperature data on ESXi5.1?

For ESXi5.1 (VMWare vSphere) images, I can see temperature data on the vSphere user interface (under Monitor / Hardware Status). I tried scouring the available snmp data using snmpwalk, but can't find ...
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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?
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Create a SNMP event at startup on Linux

I want to trigger an SNMP event when our machine has booted up and I would like to have the info if the shutdown was properly done or it was because of a fatal error. And suggestion which path to go ...
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SNMP does not give any data

I have installed SNMP.exe on windows 7 32 bit server. I have stopped SNMP trap and started only SNMP.exe. When i run SNMPWALK to get the windows server information, it says request timed out.....what ...
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SNMP Access on Ubuntu

I am trying to use SNMP to monitor a machine locally on its self and remotely. This is the snmpd.conf (Ubuntu 8.04.1): # sec.name source comunity com2sec readonly 1.2.3.4 ...
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Mass SNMP updates?

Is there an easy way to update over 1000 Windows hosts with an additional permitted manager? I have tools to remotely run scripts on hosts, but it is a little bit difficult to filter out specific ...
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sysRestart Billion ADSL router (SNMP v2 or HTTP)

Background I am used to restart my servers on a scheduled basis. Now I want the same for my ADSL router. This is my reason: When a random failure occurs, I am used to normally try to reboot the ...
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SNMP keeps crashing

We're using OpsView/Nagios to monitor our servers. We've added the SNMP service to all our servers and deployed the configuration via GPO, but one win2k3 server seems to have a problem; it crashes ...
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SNMP - Value of CPU processor load not reflecting reality

Trying to plot CPU load on my server, with the following hardware: ProLiant DL360p Gen8 (same behavior on ProLiant DL360 G7). The machine is running VMWare ESXi5.1 To create a CPU spike I run dd ...
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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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windows 2008r2 SNMP hrStorageSize reporting wrong values

I'm trying to monitor disks on windows 2008 R2 system, but I'm getting wrong values returned from hrStorageSize and hrStorageUsed for one of the 2 disks the system has. Local disk C: is returning ...
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Why is there an EtherType for SNMP?

Today I was reading through some documentation about the fundamentals of networks (IP, Ethernet, MPLS, ...). And while looking at the Ethernet Types that can be used in the Ethernet Frame I saw there ...
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What is the Linux equivalent of SNMPc network manager? [closed]

I need Linux based open-source SNMP management system. Castle Rock's SNMPc is an excellent tool but supports only windows. What is the equivalent to SNMPc in the Linux world???? Thank you.
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Network devices bandwidth monitoring and graphing with open source components?

We can use ganglia to monitor metrics on servers, but it does not seem to be an option for network gear monitoring. To monitor bandwidth of a switch, we need to either poll the port through SNMP ...
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MRTG + RRDTool Hourly Graph

I am using MRTG + RRDtool to monitor the bandwidth on each switchport of a Cisco Catalyst 2950 via snmp. Is MRTG capable of generating an hourly graph? With RRDtool I was able to set the interval to 1 ...
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Is there a way to share S.M.A.R.T. data over SNMP?

Is there a way to share S.M.A.R.T. data over SNMP? I'd like to be able to make cacti graphs of it and hook it up to Nagios. What I want to do is be able to get some statistics on my harddisks ...
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Do you know any SNMP agent for windows that allows to monitor instant load of CPU?

In this question I asked about the possibility of monitoring instant cpu load. The answer was that windows default snmp agent does not give that option (seems only allow to read 1 minute average cpu ...
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Monitor Server Blade Components using snmpwalk

Is it possible to monitor sun blade server components,/SYS (host system) Motherboard /SYS/MB, /SYS/SP Service processor etc using snmp. By using snmp i was able to get chasis temp, Fan speed, Voltage. ...
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Why would snmp.exe utilize 1.2GB of memory?

We particularly don't use snmp for anything significant, at least not that I'm aware of. Is it normal for snmp.exe to consume 1.2GB after 285 hours of up time? Seems a bit excessive. Why would ...
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SNMP bytes received disagrees with ifconfig

SNMP ifInOctets = 2145342796 - about 2GB. ifconfig: RX bytes:174302710687 (174.3 GB) Interestingly, the sent bytes agree almost perfectly: ifOutOctets: 1002415050 - about 1GB ifconfig: TX ...
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Solaris 10 snmp exec multiple strings

I am trying to use snmp to query a directory listing. I have added the exec line to snmp.conf ("exec list /bin/ls /pathtodirectory") and restarted the service. When I perform an snmp walk for the exec ...
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net-snmp snptranslate dosnt work for my MIB (snmpget does work)

I add my own MIB module to net-snmp. I put my Mib txt file under - '/usr/local/share/snmp/mibs' I see that if i change net-snmp files their the change is reflected , so this mibs are loaded ...
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How to calculate CPU % based on raw CPU ticks in SNMP

According to http://net-snmp.sourceforge.net/docs/mibs/ucdavis.html#scalar_notcurrent ssCpuUser, ssCpuSystem, ssCpuIdle, etc are deprecated in favor of the raw variants (ssCpuRawUser, etc). The ...
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SNMP configuration - black list external hard drives

Is there a way on a RHEL server to blacklist external hard drives from SNMP configuration so that if and external HD fills up, SNMP doesn't 'detect' it.
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Why does snmp fail to use its own MIBs?

I've done a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04LTS, and installed the snmpd and snmp packages. If I type: snmpwalk -m ALL -v2c -c public localhost 1.3 I get swathes of errors, of the form: Cannot adopt ...
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Did not find 'zeroDotZero' in module SNMPv2-SMI

I have a perl script that searches through our switches to find which one hosts a given IP address; this script uses net-snmp libraries to poll through a daisy-chain of ethernet switches (think core / ...
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Which SNMP variables to diagnose/characterise wifi congestion?

I'm preparing for a load test of a classroom wifi system. The pupils all turn on their laptops at the start of the lesson, which launches the web browser and then they start the lesson - which ...
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Tomcat doesn't stop with SNMP options

We have an monitoring application using SNMP, I have enable SNMP in my tomcat server with following option in bin/setenv.sh file. # # SNMP for Tomcat # JAVA_OPTS="$JAVA_OPTS ...
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Only desired traps should be received by snmptrapd

Is there be any mechanism around through which we can only receive desired traps. I mean to say suppose we only want to receive cold-start/warm start traps not Authorization-failure trap ...
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snmp trap using disman-event mib related issue

notificationEvent ifMtu.1 IF-MIB::ifMtu.1 1.3.6.1.2.1.2.2.1.4.1 monitor -I -u root -s -t -r 18 "Warn: High ipp Usage" -e ifMtu.1 1.3.6.1.2.1.2.2.1.4.1 != The above lines are in my snmpd.conf file ...
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Configuring SNMP on remote server via MMC

When I go to the properties of the SNMP Service on a Server 2008 R2 server, I see: Which is what I expect to see. However, if I do the correct thing and connect from my Windows 7 machine (which has ...
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SNMPD - passing values in a trap

Im trying to create an SNMP setup to monitor 500-1K machines. Each will be joined to the SNMPTRAPD server via a VPN. When the client system sends its messages, it's sending its internal address ...
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SNMP - So I have a MIB. Now What?

I can't seem to get my head wrapped around the purpose of a MIB. I have a collection of ~20 MIB files that were supplied to me by the vendor, but what do I do with them? I also have a few OID's that ...
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How to monitor ZFS with SNMP in FreeBSD?

I'd like to monitor these with SNMP: zpool iostat -v 1 Per drive and sum. zpool status Scrubbing as 1 and not scrubbing as 0. zpool status -x Monitor $? (return value). Send trap when value ...
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Monitoring ASA packet loss via SNMP

I want to monitor packet loss on my ASA 5505 VPN endpoints using SNMP. This is so I can graph the rates in Cacti and/or get alerts in Nagios. However, I am not sure what SNMP values I should use to ...
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Snmpd update interface counters slowly or something like this

I update one my freebsd box to 9-stable (totally new installation) and install net-snmp for monitoring. uname -r 9.1-PRERELEASE pkg_info net-snmp-5.7.1_7 Information for net-snmp-5.7.1_7: ...
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SNMP protocol and acceptance of the hyphen character

I'm no expert at the SNMP protocol and I've failed to find anything in the protocol RFC documentation regarding the tolerance of hyphens in the SNMP community string. It appears to be a double ...
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netsnmp - how to register string? [closed]

I use net-snmp. I try to add my own mibs (no need in handler, just a MIB that i can get and set by snmp call), so i followed the scalar example. In order to add my own mibs i defined them in the mib ...
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snmp mib for netapp on debian squeeze

Trying to get cacti drawing graphs on our netapp, I downloaded NETWORK-APPLIANCE-MIB.mib from http://www.oidview.com/mibs/789/NETWORK-APPLIANCE-MIB.html and copied it into /usr/share/mibs/netsnmp/. ...