Java Dynamic Management Kit 5.0 Tutorial

Proxy Forwarding

Proxy forwarding is activated by calling the forwardAsProxy() method.

When translating SNMPv1 traps into SNMPv2 traps, the varbind received is reused. Three additional varbinds are appended, if these three additional varbinds do not already exist in the SNMPv1 varbinds:

The SNMPv1 agent-addr parameter is determined by the proxy extracting the original source of the notification from the varbinds, If the SNMPv2 varbinds contain a varbind whose name is snmpTrapAddress.0, the agent-addr parameter is set to the value of that varbind. Otherwise, the SNMPv1 agent-addr parameter is set to