[mrtg] Re: snmp timeout problem...

Jon Miner miner at doit.wisc.edu
Tue Oct 12 00:14:15 MEST 1999

* Anthony Hinsinger (anthony at univ-metz.fr) [991011 17:05]:
> SNMP Error:
> no response received
> SNMPv1_Session (remote host: "saulcy-gw.univ-metz.fr" [].161
>                   community: "ampere"
>                  request ID: 42923838
>                 PDU bufsize: 8000 bytes
>                     timeout: 2s
>                     retries: 5
>                     backoff: 1)
> SNMPGET Problem for ifInOctets.2 ifOutOctets.2 sysUptime sysName ifDescr.2 on ampere at saulcy-gw.univ-metz.fr
> SNMPGET: Failed to reach target: "2:ampere at saulcy-gw.univ-metz.fr". I tried multiple times!
> it's really strange because often, it works properly. and the message is always for different interface...
> can you help me ?

This is because SNMPGET is timing out.  Your device is either too busf
to answer the request in time, or you timeout is too short...


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