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Old 03-23-2004, 06:06 PM   #1
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bootup kernel message in 2.6.4

process `snmpd' is using obsolete setsockopt SO_BSDCOMPAT
what does it mean?
Old 03-23-2004, 06:54 PM   #2
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its means your snmpd(simple network management protocol deamon) is using obsolete setsockopt SO_BSDCOMPAT.
Old 03-23-2004, 07:06 PM   #3
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so how do i get it sorted out?
Old 03-23-2004, 07:11 PM   #4
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If your distribution has an updated snmpd package, upgrade! If not it shouldn't be lethal and not harm the functionality of your computer.



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