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How to enable SNMP on CentOS?

Last updated on March 13, 2019

To enable SNMP on CentOS

yum install net-snmp-utils -y
yum install net-snmp -y
mv /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf /etc/snmp/
vi /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf

Add this line to snmpd.conf file

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Save and Exit

/etc/init.d/snmpd start
chkconfig snmpd on

Check if service is running

/etc/init.d/snmpd status
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