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How to run SNMP service?

aedean
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First off I am a Linux beginner.  How do I set up to run SNMP as a service when my computer starts up.  Also how do I manually start the SNMP service?
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also in /etc/services ensure the snmp not remark, if yes, remove the remark (#). also you have to login as root for doing those I comment.
hi aedean

type ntsysv on the shell prompt you get a window with with a long list of services, check the snmp and snmpd box. This would start snmp on boot.

regards,

sam
to manually start the snmp service, your can '/etc/init.d/snmpd start'

To manually restart is '/etc/init.d/snmpd restart'

To manually stop is '/etc/init.d/snmpd stop'

BTW, ntsysv is same as my 1 comment, just a short cut to get into it. since it's the smae why not suggest something new sam_sunder?
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