MRTG from ports

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Fri Apr 23 09:38:34 PDT 2004

In the last episode (Apr 23), Wayne Pascoe said:
> Hi all,
> I've just installed mrtg from /usr/ports/net-mgmt/mrtg. I used to have
> an older version of mrtg on the machine that I removed by doing 
> pkg_delete mrtg*
> Since the re-install, I've been getting this error:
> SNMP_util version 0.97 required--this is only version 0.93 at /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.0/Exporter/ line 116.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0/ line 20.
> Compilation failed in require at /usr/local/bin/mrtg line 78.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/local/bin/mrtg line 78

Older versions of mrtg installed local copies of SNMP_session, and I
don't think they were part of the plist, so they would hang around
after deinstall.  Try deleting all copies of

you see on your system, and reinstall the SNMP_Session port.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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