[rsyslog] OMSNMP module in 8.23?

Garret Peirce peirce at maine.edu
Fri Jan 6 22:24:46 CET 2017

I had installed it as a package.
You were exactly correct, I was unaware of that need to do so for the omsnp
module  -  thanks David.

On Fri, Jan 6, 2017 at 4:14 PM, David Lang <david at lang.hm> wrote:

> On Fri, 6 Jan 2017, Garret Peirce wrote:
> After upgrading from rsyslog ~5.8 to 8.23,  rsyslog now complains about not
>> finding the OMSNMP module it when it starts.
>> "Called LogMsg, msg: could not load module '/lib64/rsyslog/omsnmp.so',
>> dlopen: /lib64/rsyslog/omsnmp.so: cannot open shared object file: No such
>> file or directory"
>> It's true this module does not exist in this directory which was rewritten
>> when it was upgraded, although many other modules are present.
> did you compile rsyslog yourself or did you install it via a package
> system? If you used a package system, there is probably a rsyslog-snmp
> package you need to install. Rsyslog is frequently broken up into multiple
> packages when a module would add a significant dependency to the system.
> David Lang
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Garry Peirce
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