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Old 11-02-2004, 02:56 AM   #1
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hi, all my friends out there.
I am trying to set up mrtg.
i am using Red HAT 9. this pc is in my local lan with local ip
it is behind a proxy.
i am using one linux box to act as proxy router . using iptables and natting.

i installed net-snmp
and net-snmp-utils

and it works fine with my local system
when i type
#snmpwalk -v 1 -c SECRETKEY localhost system
SNMPv2-MIB::sysDescr.0 = STRING: Linux ahmed4linux 2.4.20-8 #1 Thu Mar 13 17:54:28 EST 2003 i686
SNMPv2-MIB::sysObjectID.0 = OID: NET-SNMP-MIB::netSnmpAgentOIDs.10
SNMPv2-MIB::sysUpTime.0 = Timeticks: (10028) 0:01:40.28
SNMPv2-MIB::sysContact.0 = STRING: root@localhost
SNMPv2-MIB::sysName.0 = STRING: ahmed4linux
SNMPv2-MIB::sysLocation.0 = STRING: Unknown
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORLastChange.0 = Timeticks: (2) 0:00:00.02
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORID.2 = OID: SNMPv2-MIB::snmpMIB
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORID.4 = OID: IP-MIB::ip
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORID.7 = OID: SNMP-FRAMEWORK-MIB::snmpFrameworkMIBCompliance
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORID.8 = OID: SNMP-MPD-MIB::snmpMPDCompliance
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.1 = STRING: The MIB module to describe generic objects for network interface sub-layers
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.2 = STRING: The MIB module for SNMPv2 entities
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.3 = STRING: The MIB module for managing TCP implementations
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.4 = STRING: The MIB module for managing IP and ICMP implementations
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.5 = STRING: The MIB module for managing UDP implementations
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.6 = STRING: View-based Access Control Model for SNMP.
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.7 = STRING: The SNMP Management Architecture MIB.
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.8 = STRING: The MIB for Message Processing and Dispatching.
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORDescr.9 = STRING: The management information definitions for the SNMP User-based Security Model.
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.1 = Timeticks: (0) 0:00:00.00
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.2 = Timeticks: (1) 0:00:00.01
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.3 = Timeticks: (1) 0:00:00.01
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.4 = Timeticks: (1) 0:00:00.01
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.5 = Timeticks: (1) 0:00:00.01
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.6 = Timeticks: (1) 0:00:00.01
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.7 = Timeticks: (2) 0:00:00.02
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.8 = Timeticks: (2) 0:00:00.02
SNMPv2-MIB::sysORUpTime.9 = Timeticks: (2) 0:00:00.02
but when i try to communicate with my router or any ip outside.
# snmpwalk -v 1 -c SECRETKEY x.x.x.x
Timeout: No Response from x.x.x.x

installed mrtg its fine but when i try it on local host
#cfgmaker --output=/etc/mrtg/mrtg.cfg \
--global "workdir: /var/www/mrtg" -ifref=ip \
--global 'options[_]: growright,bits' \
the out put is.

--base: Get Device Info on SECRETKEY@localhost:
--base: Vendor Id:
--base: Populating confcache
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Descr -->
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Ip 1.0 --> 2
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Ip 2.0 --> 64
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Ip 23.0 --> 0
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Name -->
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Type -->
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Eth --> 1
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@localhost: Eth 00-50-da-84-4a-bf --> 2
--base: Get Interface Info
--base: Walking ifIndex
--base: Walking ifType
--base: Walking ifSpeed
--base: Walking ifAdminStatus
--base: Walking ifOperStatus
--base: Writing /etc/mrtg/mrtg.cfg
which i think is ok

but when i try to do same to my router
#cfgmaker --output=/etc/mrtg/x.x.x.x.cfg --global "workdir: /var/www/mrtg" -ifref=ip --global 'options[_]: growright,bits' SECRETKEY@x.x.x.x

--base: Get Device Info on SECRETKEY@
SNMP Error:
no response received
SNMPv1_Session (remote host: "" [].161)
community: "SECRETKEY"
request ID: 1226626036
PDU bufsize: 8000 bytes
timeout: 2s
retries: 5
backoff: 1)
at /usr/bin/../lib/mrtg2/ line 450
SNMPGET Problem for sysDescr sysContact sysName sysLocation sysObjectID on SECRETKEY@
at /usr/bin/cfgmaker line 657
--base: Vendor Id:
--base: Populating confcache
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@ Descr -->
--snpo: Skipping ipAdEntIfIndex scanning because SECRETKEY@ does not seem to support it
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@ Name -->
--snpo: confcache SECRETKEY@ Type -->
--snpo: Skipping ifPhysAddress scanning because SECRETKEY@ does not seem to support it
--base: Get Interface Info
--base: Walking ifIndex
SNMP Error:
no response received
SNMP Error:
no response received
SNMPv1_Session (remote host: "" [].161)
community: "SECRETKEY"
request ID: 1226626043
PDU bufsize: 8000 bytes
timeout: 2s
retries: 5
backoff: 1)
at /usr/bin/../lib/mrtg2/ line 540
at /usr/bin/cfgmaker line 107
--base: Writing /etc/mrtg/

note :::
i put only this two lines
# vi /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf
rocommunity SECRETKEY
rwcommunity SECRETKEY
i copied EXAMPLE.conf /usr/local/share/snmp/snmpd.conf
and added these
com2sec local localhost SECRETKEY
com2sec mynetwork NETWORK/24 SECRETKEY
when i run this
#env LANG=C /usr/bin/mrtg /etc/mrtg/mrtg.cfg
WARNING: Could not match host:'SECRETKEY@localhost:' ref:'Ip' key:''
#env LANG=C /usr/bin/mrtg /etc/mrtg/
no errors are there.
#indexmaker --output=/var/www/mrtg/index.html /etc/mrtg/mrtg.cfg
#indexmaker --output=/var/www/mrtg/index.html /etc/mrtg/x.x.x.x.cfg
this is the same error as given below.

Possible precedence problem on bitwise | operator at /usr/bin/../lib/mrtg2/ line 601.
Can't locate package $VERSION for @MRTG_lib::ISA at /usr/bin/indexmaker line 49
main::BEGIN() called at /usr/bin/../lib/mrtg2/ line 49
eval {...} called at /usr/bin/../lib/mrtg2/ line 49

this is all what i have done.
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