python-netsnmp - SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) Python support

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-netsnmp
Package version 5.7.3+dfsg
Package release 1ubuntu4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 81 B
Download size 19.01 KB
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The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) provides a framework
for the exchange of management information between agents (servers)
and clients.
The Net-SNMP Python support files provide the Python functions for
integration of SNMP into applications written in Python.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-netsnmp_5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4.2_i386.deb 5.7.3+dfsg i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
python-netsnmp_5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4.2_amd64.deb 5.7.3+dfsg amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
python-netsnmp_5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4_i386.deb 5.7.3+dfsg i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-netsnmp - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libsnmp30 = 5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7


Name Value
libsnmp-python -
python2.7-netsnmp -


Name Value
libsnmp-python -


Type URL
Binary Package python-netsnmp_5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4_amd64.deb
Source Package net-snmp

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python-netsnmp deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-netsnmp




2016-04-05 - Robie Basak <>
net-snmp (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against libmysqlclient20.
* d/p/my_load_defaults: use my_load_defaults instead of the
libmysqlclient-internal load_defaults (LP: #1565003). Thanks to Lars
2015-12-18 - Colin Watson <>
net-snmp (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for Perl 5.22.1.
2015-10-09 - Christian Ehrhardt <>
net-snmp (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium
* debian/snmp.preinst:
It turns out that the original motivation why killall was added is gone.
So we can just remove the killall introduced by Ubuntu LP #573391
(Closes: #781257, LP: #1245604)
2015-08-17 - Marc Deslauriers <>
net-snmp (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
* Resynchronise with Debian. Remaining changes:
- Add apport hook.
- Avoid installing links in rc[06].d.
* Dropped patches included in new version:
- debian/patches/00upstream-btrfs.patch
- debian/patches/CVE-2012-6151.patch
- debian/patches/CVE-2014-2284.patch
- debian/patches/CVE-2014-2285.patch
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible code execution via
incompletely parsed varBind variables
- debian/patches/CVE-2015-5621.patch: don't return incorrectly parsed
varbinds in snmplib/snmp_api.c.
- CVE-2015-5621
2015-04-28 - Hideki Yamane <>
net-snmp (5.7.3+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 5.7.3+dfsg
* refresh debian/patches and drop unnecessary patches from upstream
* debian/control
- set Standards-Version: 3.9.6
2015-04-12 - Hideki Yamane <>
net-snmp ( unstable; urgency=medium
* re-generate upstream source due to accidentally include non-free MIB files.
Now those are removed from source again (Closes: #782598)
2014-09-17 - Hideki Yamane <>
net-snmp ( unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches
- add CVE-2014-3565.patch taken from upstream to fix CVE-2014-3565
(Closes: #760132)
2014-07-18 - gregor herrmann <>
net-snmp ( unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "hardcodes /usr/lib/perl5":
Make debian/libsnmp-perl.install executable and use $Config{vendorarch} to
get the perl library directory. Patch from Niko Tyni.
(Closes: #751918)
* Fix "FTBFS on kfreebsd-amd64 - 'struct kinfo_proc' has no member
named 'kp_eproc'":
Add patch from Niko Tyni which fixes a DEFINE that changed between
kfreebsd-kernel-headers 9 and 10.
(Closes: #753144)
* Fix "snmpd: Memory leak when SNMP GET request id is zero":
add patch from upstream bug, prepared by Roland Stigge.
(Closes: #746225)
2014-05-04 - Hideki Yamane <>
net-snmp ( unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/{snmpd.conf,patches/add_rocommunity6.patch}
- fix typo, thanks to Uwe Storbeck <> for the report
(Closes: #746399)
* debian/control
- libsnmp-dev: add "Depends: libpci-dev" (Closes: #744023)
2014-04-27 - Hideki Yamane <>
net-snmp ( unstable; urgency=high
* debian/patches
- add ifmib.patch taken from upstream to work on systems without a PCI bus
Thanks to Chris Boot <> and Sergey Dorofeev
<> for the report (Closes: #745919, #745956)

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