[Pkg-net-snmp-devel] Bug#788228: snmpd: Wrong label in ifDescr

Michael Schwartzkopff ms at sys4.de
Tue Jun 9 15:22:11 UTC 2015

Package: snmpd
Severity: important


in my system all infaces are labeled as "Intel Corporation 82540EM Gigabit Ethernet Controller" in the ifDescr entries if ifTable. It should be eth0, eth1, ff.


Michael Schwartzkopff.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 8.0
  APT prefers stable-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.16.0-4-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages snmpd depends on:
ii  adduser                3.113+nmu3
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]  1.5.56
ii  libc6                  2.19-18
ii  libsnmp-base 
ii  libsnmp30    
ii  lsb-base               4.1+Debian13+nmu1

snmpd recommends no packages.

Versions of packages snmpd suggests:
pn  snmptrapd  <none>

-- Configuration Files:
/etc/default/snmpd changed:
export MIBS=
SNMPDOPTS='-Lsd -Lf /dev/null -u snmp -g adm -I -smux,mteTrigger,mteTriggerConf -p /run/snmpd.pid'

/etc/snmp/snmpd.conf changed:
agentAddress udp:161,udp6:[::1]:161
                                                 #  system + hrSystem groups only
view   systemonly  included   .
view   systemonly  included   .
                                                 #  Full access from the local host
                                                 #  Default access to basic system info
rocommunity public  default
                                                 #  rocommunity6 is for IPv6
rocommunity6 public  default
                                                 #  Full access from an example network
                                                 #     Adjust this network address to match your local
                                                 #     settings, change the community string,
                                                 #     and check the 'agentAddress' setting above
                                                 #  Full read-only access for SNMPv3
 rouser   authOnlyUser
                                                 #  Full write access for encrypted requests
                                                 #     Remember to activate the 'createUser' lines above
sysLocation    DE;Essen;Antonienallee 1;Hauptgeb.;1;2;4
sysContact     noc at linuxhotel.de (Tel: +49 211 12345) <noc at linuxhotel.de>
                                                 # Application + End-to-End layers
sysServices    72
                               # At least one  'mountd' process
                               # No more than 4 'ntalkd' processes - 0 is OK
                               # At least one 'sendmail' process, but no more than 10
proc	exim4
                               # 10MBs required on root disk, 5% free on /var, 10% free on all other disks
includeAllDisks  10%
load   12 10 5
                                    #   send SNMPv1  traps
 trapsink     localhost public
                                    #   send SNMPv2c traps
                                    #   send SNMPv2c INFORMs
                                   # Remember to activate the 'createUser' lines above
iquerySecName   internalUser       
rouser          internalUser
                                   # generate traps on UCD error conditions
defaultMonitors          yes
                                   # generate traps on linkUp/Down
linkUpDownNotifications  yes
 extend    test1   /bin/echo  Hello, world!
 extend-sh test2   echo Hello, world! ; echo Hi there ; exit 35
                                           #  Run as an AgentX master agent
 master          agentx
                                           #  Listen for network connections (from localhost)
                                           #    rather than the default named socket /var/agentx/master
logmatch marker /var/log/syslog 60 marker

-- debconf information:

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