snmpwalk Is Failing When SunMC Is Enabled

(Doc ID 1596288.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer provided the following details:
snmpwalk is intermittantly failing and hangs

This was noticed when SunMC is started and snmpd was not responding.

Further investigation shows that snmp is hanging when hrDevice was being queried

Example of command that hangs:



 The problem shows up when SunMC is started and it checks disk

 If there is a DVD cdrom drive failure, snmp command querying it will hang.


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