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Oracle Linux: service SNMPD Failed to Start with Error 'stop-final-sigterm timed out. Killing' (Doc ID 2495973.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.6 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.14.35] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The snmpd service is not able to start on linux server. The following messages can be found in /var/log/messages:

Date x xx:xx:xx <HOST> systemd: snmpd.service stop-final-sigterm timed out. Killing.
Date x xx:xx:xx <HOST> systemd: snmpd.service: main process exited, code=killed, status=9/KILL


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