Oracle VM: Unable to Create a SNMP User Using "net-snmp-config" Command Option (Doc ID 2071823.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.2 and later
Linux x86-64
The ability to add a user does not exist with OVM 3.2, as the package is not distributed with OVM product.
net-snmp-config -command is missing.
NET-SNMP is SNMPv3

Symptoms

OVM 3.2.x supports NET-SNMP/SNMPv3 which is documented here.

Unable to create a SNMP user with the net-snmp-config --create-snmpv3-user -a password <user> command

Cause

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