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SNMP Traffic error 2003

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I have a networking device whose SNMP process is notoriously unstable and will die occasionally. This problem resolves itself after about 20 minutes or so but until then I get alarms that I don't need to pay attention to. Is there a way to either:

1. Monitor SNMP itself on the device and use that as a dependency

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2. Differentiate between "interface down" and "error 2003" such that the latter does not notify as if the interface is down.

notifications snmp snmp-traffic-sensors

Created on Jul 10, 2014 8:09:45 PM by  galldredge (0) 1



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The uptime value of the device in case is probably not available when the SNMP process dies. Our suggestion would be to add a SNMP Uptime sensor and use the same as a dependancy for the entire device (this would pause the respective sensors without triggering notifications).

Created on Jul 14, 2014 10:02:05 AM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,164) 3 3



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