[mrtg] snmpget failing after switching from polling 32 bit to 64 bit interface counters

Darren Murphy darren at victoriajd.com
Thu Mar 3 10:07:41 CET 2016

Hi Steve,

On 3 March 2016 at 16:16, Steve Shipway <s.shipway at auckland.ac.nz> wrote:
>>2016-03-03 13:45:13 -- SNMP Error:
>>Received SNMP response with error code
>> error status: noSuchName
> Since you have switched to SNMPv2, check also that the device ACLs permit you to access these OIDs.  Many devices will have separate ACLs for SNMPv1 and SNMPv2 and you might be able to see the OIDs using the former but not the latter.

Thanks, but no I don't believe that's an issue. If it was, I wouldn't
get any response when I poll the same OID's manually (also using v2).
Also, the devices in question don't have that level of granular
control - it's just simple enable/disable for SNMP management access.


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