Opensource SNMP Trap Receivers ???

K. Scott Helms kscotthelms at
Tue Feb 13 13:08:40 UTC 2018


Sadly, open source + SNMP traps != simple.

The simplest option that I've personally used in the past is SNMPTT with

The main problem is that SNMP traps, like most of SNMP, aren't simple
despite the name.  Having said that it can be done especially if the gear
doesn't change too often.

Scott Helms

On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 7:44 AM, Matthew Huff <mhuff at> wrote:

> We are retiring a legacy SNMP system and are looking for a simple,
> opensource SNMP trap receiver/alerting system. We aren't looking for a full
> SNMP system, just something that will receive snmp traps and email/alert
> based on them.
> 1) Looking for something off the shelf, not a development project
> 2) Opensource or low cost
> 3) SNMP MIB compiler
> Any suggestions?
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