SNMP WALK

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Jul 12th, 2009

Hi,

The attached is the output of the snmp walk on reacheable device,Which lines indicates that the device is reacheable through LMS????????

If suppose any of the devices not reacheable what would have been shown in SNMP Walk??????

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Correct Answer by Joe Clarke about 7 years 4 months ago

You will get the following error if the device is not reachable.

Failed to snmpwalk the device. Please check your community string and starting OID, and try again.

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Joe Clarke Sun, 07/12/2009 - 15:19

The fact that you got any response indicates that the device is reachable. If it had not been reachable, you would have gotten an error about the device being unreachable, and to check timeouts and credentials.

lambay2000 Sun, 07/12/2009 - 20:51

Hi,

From ur above mail i understand that if the device is unreacheable it will give an error otherwise not?? Correct me if am wrong.

Thanks,

Lucien Avramov Sun, 07/12/2009 - 20:58

It the device is not reachable as Joe said, you will have an error message.

In the attachment you posted, the device is clearly reachable as it responds to snmpwalk with the values for the OIDs it is queried.

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Joe Clarke Sun, 07/12/2009 - 21:32

You will get the following error if the device is not reachable.

Failed to snmpwalk the device. Please check your community string and starting OID, and try again.

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