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Posts: 23
Registered: ‎06-29-2010

SNMP Trap Testing

Hi 

 

We  have configued the SNMP v1 protocol on Brocade 6510 switch and it is discovered in the monitoring tool HP NMMi . this tool is managed by the Cutomer. Now  we are testing  SNMP traps  and executed the below steps . Most of the MIBs are enabled on the switch 

 

snmpconfig --show mibcapability
snmpconfig --set mibcapability -mib_name HA-MIB -bitmask 1
snmpconfig --enable mibcapability -mib_name HA-MIB -trap_name fruStatusChanged
snmpconfig --enable mibcapability -mib_name HA-MIB -trap_name cpStatusChanged
snmptraps –send -trap_name cp-status-change-trap –ip_address 10.44.7.9

 

 

However the moniotring tool has cnfirmed that , they havent received the Traps in the NMMi  tool.

 

Are there any other steps be followed ? 

Brocade Moderator
Posts: 105
Registered: ‎04-27-2009

Re: SNMP Trap Testing

Hi,

 

your commands are correct, just tested.

 

What is the output after executing...?

snmptraps --send -trap_name cp-status-change-trap -ip_address xxxxxxxx

 

It should be:

"Number of traps sent : 1"

This confirmes that the trap left the switch.

 

There should be no other settings needed besides of course adding 10.44.7.9 correctly as a snmpv1 trap receipient on the switch.

 

 

TL

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Posts: 23
Registered: ‎06-29-2010

Re: SNMP Trap Testing

Hi

We are getting the same message after sending the trap

"Number of traps sent : 1"

We will have a meeting tomorrow again and will update in this Post .

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