Re: [tkined] Monitoring ucd-davis snmp variables on linux?

From: Juergen Schoenwaelder (
Date: Fri Jul 28 2000 - 18:00:50 MET DST

>>>>> Adam Haeder writes:

Adam> You're right in your assessment, in the configuration I have
Adam> below, I'm querying localhost from the command line and
Adam> from tkined. That was a mistake on my part. I
Adam> mistyped the command line. I am able to successfully query
Adam> from my machine on the command line, but not
Adam> tkined. Sorry for the typo.

Try to run a packet sniffer such as tcpdump or ethereal. I am sure
something is going wrong with the address since you get communication
error back - not an SNMP protocol error. Tkined really just passes the
IP address to a scotty script which then does SNMP requests. You may
want to startup scotty and to try some SNMP interactions directly from


Juergen Schoenwaelder      Technical University Braunschweig
<>  Dept. Operating Systems & Computer Networks
Phone: +49 531 391 3289    Bueltenweg 74/75, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
Fax:   +49 531 391 5936    <URL:>

-- !! This message is brought to you via the `tkined & scotty' mailing list. !! Please do not reply to this message to unsubscribe. To subscribe or !! unsubscribe, send a mail message to <>. !! See for more information.

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Mon Jan 08 2001 - 15:27:50 MET