Starting with VMware Cloud Director 10.2.2, if you configure the VMware Cloud Director SNMP agent for polling, it can listen for and respond to requests from SNMP management client systems, such as GET, GETNEXT, and GETBULK requests.
You must remove any existing firewall rules that work with Net-SNMP because VMware-SNMP enables and disables the polling port when starting and stopping the
- Log in to the appliance shell as a user with administrative privileges.
- Disable SNMP by running the following command.
- To change the port that the SNMP agent uses for listening for polling requests, run the following command.
vicfg-snmp --port port_number