Saturday, January 3, 2009

Installing SNMP Agent on Linux RedHad EL 4.7

locate the RPM in the installation DVD then go directory /media/cdrom/redhat/rpms

locate the files then execute them by double click or by running command like rpm –i packename

1-package net-snmp-5;1;2;13.el4.i386.rpm needed to install the SNMP agent.

2-package net-snmp-utils-5;1;2;13.el4.i386.rpm needed to installing the Tools like snmpget or snmpwalk.

so you can run command like snmpwalk

snmpwalk –v 1 –community public localhost

To configuring snmp agent settings like community and ACLs edit

/etc/snmp/snmpd.conf file