[SunHELP] SNMP Tools

Miley, Shain SMiley at czn.com
Wed Apr 28 07:00:31 CDT 2004

Thanks for the info.  I have most of those tools on my machine currently.
The issue I am having is we have a list of snmp devices that we monitor from
our NMS.  Sometimes a few of the devices on the list fail to respond.  When
we manually check the snmp status everything looks ok.  There does not
appear to be much rhyme or reason for the failures and the devices report
when polled manually.  I believe that the cause is network congestion, in
some cases on our end in some cases on the far end...I am just looking for
the means to prove it.

Thanks again for the help,


-----Original Message-----
From: Dale Ghent [mailto:daleg at elemental.org]
Sent: Tuesday, April 27, 2004 3:38 PM
To: The SunHELP List
Subject: Re: [SunHELP] SNMP Tools

On Apr 27, 2004, at 2:26 PM, Miley, Shain wrote:

> Hi,
> I am looking for some good tools for Solaris 8 (sparc) that can be 
> used to
> debug, sniff, monitor, etc snmp traffic.  Does anyone have any
> recommendations as to what tools I should use?  I gui solution is not
> required, however I am setting this up for others who would prefer a 
> gui
> interface to work with.

Check out the NET-SNMP suite:


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