Oracle Linux 7: Service SNMPD Will Not Start (Doc ID 2040459.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The snmpd (simple network management protocol daemon) does not start.  The service is enabled and should start automatically at system boot.  Examining the system log /var/log/messages reveals:

Cause

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