Re: SNMP quandry

From: R.P. Aditya (
Date: Wed Jan 09 2002 - 00:45:15 EST

On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 07:36:07AM +0200, Hank Nussbacher wrote:
> Thanks! But if the prefix starts with a /8 - 32.x.x.x (example), then the
> check for all prefixes would have to be something like
> .
> If it is a single company owned /8 with a few additional larger blocks,
> that is fine. But if it is something like a RIPE allocated block like
>, then the amount returned would be too much. No Cisco MIB out
> there?

none that does CIDR AFAIK. In the more (or less depending on your point of
view) pathological cases, ssh and use sh ip route syntax -- pretty easy to
automate that in a script but harder to parse output...pick your poison and
hope that ops-nm beats vendors into producing machine parseable output even
when there isn't an SNMP MIB OID.


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