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Old 01-05-2004, 01:57 PM   #1
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Exclamation mrtg and snmp configuration problemae

hello all, its laughing boy once again!!! and yu beta answer me this time!! the fate of the free world depends on it!!( well, MY free world)

i've been trying to install mrtg on a laptop so i can check my internet connection with webmin. mrtg is up and running, but but im having problems configuring snmpconf to be able to view graphs at all. can anyone out there help me with ye simple correcte snmp configuration? it would really be a boon to my work. if i can do it on my laptop, i will be able to duplicate it on my internet server/bandwith manager, to view in/out traffic remotely thru webmin!!!isnt that great?!? im SURE i thot it up ALL by myself!!!

once again, thank you, thank you.
Old 03-19-2004, 11:20 PM   #2
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The simplest configuration is one line in your snmpd.conf:

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(Though you might want to choose something less obvious that 'public' as your community string.)


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