Setting up SNMP Simulator
The SNMP Simulator software is provided under terms and conditions of BSD-style
license, and can be freely downloaded and installed
from PyPI or
Latest git snapshots can be downloaded from here.
Keep in mind that SNMP Simulator is a
application so make sure you have Python 2.4 ot later (up to 3.6)
installed on your system:
If you are running Python version prior to 2.7.9 or 3.4, you might need to
tool which would then download and install snmpsim and all required packages.
Once you have pip tool operational, simply run it like this:
Alternatively, you could install Simulator right from the
$ tar zxf snmpsim-X.X.X.tar.gz
$ cd snmpsim-X.X.X
# python setup.py install
Depending on your use-case, you may also need to install the third-party
The Simulator's executable files should be in your search path, on Windows
you will find them in the \PYTHON\INSTALLATION\DIR\script\ folder.
Demo data files and stock variation modules will be installed in a
platform-dependent location. Watch installation log for exact location.
You could also put your own SNMP snapshots into your home directory
($HOME/.snmpsim/data) for Simulator to find them there. Watch Simulator
output for hints.
In case of any troubles you are welcome to
open an issue
at GitHub so we would help you out.
Need help? Open an issue at GitHub or ask question at Stack Overflow or try browsing snmpsim-users mailing list.