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SNMP Extend with Variable as Args

SNMP Extend with Variable as Args

SNMP Extend with Variable as Args

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Hi all,

I'm using SNMP extend to run a script on remote machines.
I found it worked perfectly for a script which needs no args on calling.
I tried to call a script using static args and it worked as good as the previous one.
But when I tried to call a script which args is a variable, it didn't work.
This is the conf for this extend:

CODE

extend jobcheck /home/ampra2/jobcheck $JOB

I  have also tried using another solution, by using snmpset on the nsExtendArgs, but it gave me no Access to do so:

CODE

[ampra2@east-lin ~]$ snmpset -v2c -c public $node NET-SNMP-EXTEND-MIB::nsExtendArgs s $JOB
Error in packet.
Reason: noAccess
Failed object: NET-SNMP-EXTEND-MIB::nsExtendArgs
Any idea how to solve this problem?

Thanks.

RE: SNMP Extend with Variable as Args

I would guess the v2c public does not have write access, hence the noacccess error.

You could try using private it may work or configuring your agent to allow public sets.

Bill

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