[mrtg] Re: No response from localhost
Rick Goh Siow Mong
rickgoh at cyberway.com.sg
Mon Jan 8 02:33:20 MET 2001
I can run snmpd. I did a ps -e and saw snmpd running.
However, snmpwalk and all the rest of the commands doesn't work on my
localhost, which is running Linux Mandrake 7.2.
Apparently, even though snmpd is run, it can't detect localhost??
----- Original Message -----
From: "Arthur Dimitrelis" <Arthur.Dimitrelis at tip.CSIRO.AU>
To: "Rick Goh Siow Mong" <rickgoh at cyberway.com.sg>
Sent: Monday, January 08, 2001 9:08 AM
Subject: Re: [mrtg] No response from localhost
> Is there an snmp daemon running on localhost? (I'm assuming localhost is a
> PC). Try typing:
> 'ps -axfu | grep snmpd'
> (maybe the ps command is slighlty different under linux; basically you
> want to list all processes running on the machine)
> snmpd is the snmp daemon, and if it isn't running, nothing else will
> respond to your snmp requests
> On Sun, 7 Jan 2001, Rick Goh Siow Mong wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I am getting MRTG to talk to SNMP. but before i could do that, it seems
SNMP is having some problems... Please help me out here. Thanks.
> > I've tried commands like snmpwalk, snmpget...
> > eg:
> > snmpwalk -v 1 localhost public
> > snmpget -v 1 localhost public interfaces.ifTable.IfEntry.ifInOctets.3
> > BUT always receive this reply:
> > "Timeout: No response from localhost"
> > I am running linux. Could it be the firewall??
> > I tried:
> > snmpwalk -v 1 192.168.1.10 public
> > --> my MASQ machine, and it works. only my localhost, which is the one i
> > want to monitor, doesn't work.
> > Any clues ppl??
> > Regards.
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