[mrtg] Re: SNMP Intermittent problems

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at slot.hollandcasino.nl
Wed Nov 3 01:45:37 MET 1999

Roddy Strachan wrote:
> Hi,
> 	Below is the msg i get sent from cron regarding the snmp status,
> of one of our maxes.  We have 2 maxes here, the first one works fine, and
> for some strange reason, now and again it fails on trying to get the snmp
> data required for mrtg to graph the info.
> It doesnt do it all the time, only sometimes, I have the snmp section
> exactly the same way setup as the first max here, and the first doesnt
> fail at all.
> SNMP Error:
> no response received

Perhaps the device is rather busy?  Or the network to reach it?

You could perhaps monitor the cpu usage of it.
Try adjusting the snmp timeout value from mrtg.

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