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Configure SNMP service on Mac OSX Sierra

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Updated October 24, 2017

Overview

This articles provides instructions for configuring and starting SNMP service on Mac OS X Sierra.

Environment

  • Mac OSX Sierra 10.12
  • Orion Platform, all versions

Steps

  1. Open a terminal on a Mac running OS X Sierra.
  2. Enter the following command:
    sudo -i
  3. Enter the root password.
  4. Enter the following command:
    nano /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf
  5. Scroll down to:
    com2sec local localhost COMMUNITY
    com2sec mynetwork NETWORK/24 COMMUNITY
  6. Replace with:
    com2sec local localhost private
    com2sec mynetwork NETWORK/24 public
  7. Scroll down to:
    rocommunity public default .1.3.6.1.2.1.1.4
  8. Replace with:
    rocommunity public default .1
  9. Scroll down to:
    #rwcommunity private
  10. Replace with:
    rwcommunity private
  11. Press Ctrl+x.
  12. Press y.
  13. Press Enter.
  14. Enter the following in the terminal:
    launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/org.net-snmp.snmpd.plist

 

The community string is public.

 

 

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