Error on printer status


#1

hello everyone,
i installed nagios 3.2.3 with nagios plugins 1.4.15 on ubuntu 10.04 and it working correctly, then i tried to moniter some network printers so i installed snmpd on the server after that , i edited on nagios.cfg and on the printers.cfg to accept the new printer, so i went to ipaddress/nagios ->services i got this error on printer status "Error in packet : Timeout from host 192.168.3.11 "
the printer name is kyocera 5300
can anyone help me
thanks


#2

does the printer respond to snmp requests? does it work from command line with snmpwalk ?


#3

thank you for reply,

i think the printer respond, when i type this command

snmpwalk -Os -c public -v 1 192.168.3.11

i got a large screen output, Does that mean it respond :roll:

thanks again,


#4

If that is the printer IP address yes :slight_smile:


#5

yes, 192.168.3.11is the printer ip and i tried to restart it but nothing changed


#6

hi

this is my printer status for SNMP , do i need to change something
help me
tahnks

SNMPv1/v2c: On

Read Community: public

sysContact:

sysName:

sysLocation:

HP Web Jetadmin Compatibility: Off

Authentication Traps: Off


#7

if the printer responded to snmpwalk you have to find the data you want back from it… it’s all in that response. Find the correct OID and modify your check_smp command accordingly.