Cover by Wolfgang Barth

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

O'Reilly logo

11.2 NET-SNMP

Probably the most widely used SNMP implementation for Linux and other UNIX systems is NET-SNMP [106] and was originally conceived at Carnegie-Mellon University Wes Hardaker, a system administrator at the University of California in Davis, continued developing the code and first published it under the name UCD-SNMP (Version 3.0).

With version 5.0 the project finally got the name NET-SNMP. But various distributions still call the package UCD-SNMP, in part because it contains version 4.2, in part because the maintainer has simply not gotten around to renaming it.

NET-SNMP consists of a set of command line tools, a graphical browser (tkmib), an agent (snmpd, see 11.2.2 The NET-SNMP daemon in page 238) and a library, which now forms the ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required