winsnmp

Manages SNMP configuration under Windows.

Florian MICHAUX

michmich

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Version information

  • 1.0.2 (latest)
  • 1.0.1
  • 1.0.0
released Jan 29th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • windows

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Tags: windows, snmp

Documentation

michmich/winsnmp — version 1.0.2 Jan 29th 2018

winsnmp

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with winsnmp
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  6. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  7. Development - Guide for contributing to the module

Overview

Manages SNMP configuration under Windows.

Module Description

This module installs the SNMP service and manages its configuration. This includes setting community strings and the standard RFC1156 objects.

Setup

What winsnmp affects

  • The SNMP feature and the corresponding service.
  • Registry keys managing configuration of the above.

Setup Requirements

The following third party modules must be installed:

  • puppetlabs/dism
  • puppetlabs/registry
  • puppetlabs/stdlib

Beginning with winsnmp

To use the module with its defaults, simply include the winsnmp class.

include winsnmp

Usage

A more advanced configuration, with community strings and standard RFC1156 objects looks something like the below.

class { 'winsnmp':
  communities => ['public','private'],
  managers    => ['192.168.1.1','fqdn.foo']
  contact     => 'admin@example.com',
  location    => 'Data Center 1',
  services    => 72,
}

Reference

Class winsnmp

Installs and configures SNMP.

Parameters

communities

Array of valid SNMP Community strings. Defaults to none.

managers

Array of valid SNMP Managers. FQDN or IP address. Defaults to none.

contact

The value of the RFC1156 sysContact object. Defaults to none.

location

The value of the RFC1156 sysLocation object. Defaults to none.

services

The value of the RFC1156 sysServices object. Defaults to 76, which is also the default as installed by the Windows feature.

Define winsnmp::community

Manages a single SNMP community string. This is usually done via the main winsnmp class.

Parameters

community

The SNMP community string. Defaults to the resource title.

Define winsnmp::managers

The SNMP Permitted Managers strings. Defaults to resource title.

Define winsnmp::object

Manages a single RFC1156 object. The standard objects sysContact, sysLocation and sysServices may be managed via the main winsnmp class.

Parameters

object

The name of the object. Defaults to resource title.

type

The data type of the object. This value is passed as the type parameter of a registry_value resource. The default is string. See documentation at http://forge.puppetlabs.com/puppetlabs/registry for details.

value

The value the object should contain (required).

Limitations

This module has been tested on Windows 2008 R2 and 2012 R2, but may well work on other versions.

Development

For fixes, improvements, etc, please see our project page: https://github.com/michmich9337/puppet-winsnmp

Release Notes/Contributors/Etc

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