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MIB Importer locks up on large MIB files



When importing a large MIB (particularly, POWERNET401.MIB, which you can find through Google) MIB importer locks up, going to "Not responding". Suspect this is related to the number of items in the MIB, but is there a possibility this can be fixed, so we can make oidlib files from larger MIBS?

mib mib-importer snmp

Created on Jan 31, 2011 12:44:40 AM

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can you please forward us the MIB in question to [email protected] along with a note to this KB-thread?

Best Regards.

Created on Jan 31, 2011 12:14:18 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Any news on this? I am having a hard time importing the same MIB. MIB Importer will finish importing it, but it will show blank. I was able to save it to a oidlib file, but cannot edit it.

Created on Oct 5, 2011 6:28:06 PM



Dear Persio,

it is true that the MIB Importer slows down considerably after opening a huge OIDLib. But it should return with a full tree on display. This can take several minutes, however (I tested this with a powernet 398 MIB).

I suggest you select only the counters that interest you, then save them as a partial OIDLib. (File/Enable Partial Selection).

Kind regards,

- Volker

Created on Oct 7, 2011 3:13:55 PM by  Volker Uffelmann [Paessler Support]

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