Newbie question about Erlang and SNMP clients

Micael Karlberg <>
Wed Nov 9 10:03:57 CET 2005


Joseph Stewart wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm just getting started with Erlang and wanted to know if the SNMP
> library can be used to set a value, get a value, and walk a tree on
> another device?

It's used here at Ericsson in several projects.

> The documentation seems to focus on writing SNMP servers, so if anyone
> has a simple example of client-type operations, I'd be most
> appreciative!

There is no manager related example included in the application,
unless you count the stuff in the test directory (snmp_manager_user,

I have thought about adding a simple manager cli, but never got the
time to do it.

> -joe


> --
> If it ain't broke, break it.  How else are you going to figure out how it works?

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