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[opensuse-buildservice] Re: Buggy net-snmp on 64bit machines
  • From: Peter Nixon <listuser@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2006 14:47:34 +0300
  • Message-id: <200606161447.40062.listuser@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri 16 Jun 2006 14:39, Marcus Rueckert wrote:
> On 2006-06-16 14:32:05 +0300, Peter Nixon wrote:
> > Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2006 14:32:05 +0300
> > From: Peter Nixon <listuser@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Subject: Re: Buggy net-snmp on 64bit machines
> > To: opensuse-buildservice@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Cc: Marcus Rueckert <mrueckert@xxxxxxx>, suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
> >
> > On Fri 16 Jun 2006 14:23, Marcus Rueckert wrote:
> > > On 2006-06-16 14:18:44 +0300, Peter Nixon wrote:
> > > > The net-snmp service included with SUSE 10.0 incorrectly returns
> > > > 64bit integers for 32bit counters on the AMD64 platform. (I spent
> > > > several weeks trying to figure out why my NMS system could not
> > > > correctly monitor my new SunFire servers)
> > >
> > > bug report for this?
> > > do you have example queries which are broken?
> >
> > If you do an snmpwalk of the mib nothing crashes, however OpenNMS
> > verbosely logs ASN parser buffer overflow messages and fails to correctly
> > monitor the host. If you want I can dig deeper into this, but it is fixed
> > in 5.3.0.1 so I don't really see the need.
>
> you saw the need of writing an email here. wrong forum.
> please provide a proper bug report.

OK. I cc'd the mail to the buildservice list because there is a net-snmp
project on the buildservice, and I got a fixed version from there, but it
breaks php..

> If you want a properly working update for your net-snmp, you would need
> to provide a bug report. because of the changed soname you cant just
> replace the net-snmp with a newer version.
>
> in your first mail you asked for an official update. that is the way to
> go.

OK. Sure. I will log a bug report then :-)

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