[mrtg] cfgmaker error: No response from remote host

Sean Cheesman scheesman at caeveo.com
Tue May 19 05:17:43 CEST 2009

Just sayin...

If your community contains a "@" or a " " these characters must be escaped with a "\".
 Target[bla]: 2:stu\ pi\@d at router

From: Chris Henderson [henders254 at gmail.com]
Sent: Monday, May 18, 2009 10:11 PM
To: Sean Cheesman
Cc: mrtg at lists.oetiker.ch
Subject: Re: [mrtg] cfgmaker error: No response from remote host

On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 11:55 AM, Sean Cheesman <scheesman at caeveo.com> wrote:
> I'm guessing it has to do with the 2 "@" symbols in your target.  MRTG probably has trouble parsing the line.

No it isn't. I use the same community string to graph another hosts
via the same MRTG and that works just fine.

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