AGENTXTRAP(1) Net-SNMP AGENTXTRAP(1)
agentxtrap - send an AgentX NotifyPDU to an AgentX master agent
agentxtrap [OPTIONS] trap-oid [OID TYPE VALUE...]
agentxtrap issues an AgentX NotifyPDU to a master agent. One or more
object identifiers (OIDs) can be given as arguments on the command line.
A type and a value must accompany each object identifier. Each variable
name is given in the format specified in variables(5).
if the -c option is present then the notification is sent in the
nondefault name context.
if the -U option is present then that value, parsed as
centiseconds, is taken to be the sysUpTime field of the
if the -x option is present then contact the AgentX master at
ADDRESS and not the default one.
Additionally all the options described in snmpcmd(1) under the MIB
PARSING OPTIONS, LOGGING OPTIONS and INPUT OPTIONS headers as well as the
-d, -D, -m and -M options are supported.
In OID TYPE VALUE the parsing of the VALUE field is controlled by the
TYPE field. The possible values for the TYPE field is one of the
= Let OID decide how VALUE should be interpreted
s OCTET STRING of chaacters
x OCTET STRING, entered as a sequence of optionally space
separated hexadecimal digit pairs
d OCTET STRING, entered as a sequence of space separated decimal
digits in the range 0 - 255
o OBJECT IDENTIFIER
which are handled in the same way as the snmpset command.
To send a generic linkUp trap to the manager for interface 1 the
following command can be used:
agentxtrap netSnmp.0.3 ifindex.1 i 1
snmpcmd(1), snmpset(1), variables(5), RFC 2741
V184.108.40.206 20 Dec 2009 AGENTXTRAP(1)