cvs commit: src/contrib/bsnmp FREEBSD-Xlist NEWS TODO VERSION oid-list src/contrib/bsnmp/gensnmptree gensnmptree.1 gensnmptree.c src/contrib/bsnmp/lib asn1.c asn1.h snmpclient.c support.h src/contrib/bsnmp/snmp_mibII mibII.c mibII.h mibII_interfa

Shteryana Shopova soc-shteryana at
Fri Mar 31 20:20:53 UTC 2006

The work I've been doing lately on bsnmpget | set | walk is currently
under //depot/user/soc-shteryana/bsnmp/...  on
- only for browsing).
I can prepare patches against current and stable if there's anyone
interested in testing the code. It's definatelly more user-friendly
and stable now than in September, 2005 but there are a few bits that
are not implemented yet - namely printing OCTETSTRING types according
to their TextualConvention, if any, and displaying the corresponding
string rather than an integer for enumerated types - that is print:
ifOperStatus[1] = up
rather than
ifOperStatus[1] = 1;
The approach I've taken so far is looking up the information for a
string corresponding to a numerical OID in the files produces by
gensnmpdef(1) (under /usr/share/snmp/defs/ , such a file can be
produced by gensnmpdef(1) for every valid file containing mib
definitions), and they lack the information for the missing bits - I
might need to make modifications to gensnmpdef(1) and the format of
the files it produces - I need to get approval for that though both
from Philip Paeps (philip@ - my mentor) and Harti Brandt (harti@) -
and I don't have ready patches to send them yet.
The man pages on perforce are outdated as well - patch to update them
is comming (as well as a couple of fixes).
Wow - that sounded just like a monthly report ;) .


On 3/31/06, Bjoern A. Zeeb <bzeeb-lists at> wrote:
> On Fri, 31 Mar 2006, Florent Thoumie wrote:
> > Is there any progress on the bsnmp{get,walk} side?
> well yes, Shteryana is working on them and my impression was she
> last worked on man pages.
> I guess it's mostly a problem of code review and integration at
> this point. I hope to have some days off in the near future to
> find the time for a first pass and I am currently thinking
> how she could best make the code available for others to test...
> I'll point her at this message an perhaps she'll comment on this
> herself;-)
> --
> Bjoern A. Zeeb                          bzeeb at Zabbadoz dot NeT
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