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Overview:

 

F5 load balancer discovery failing with the error 'SNMP probe timed out. Target is either unreachable or there are no valid credentials for it' in SNMP classify phase.

 

  • Credentials are valid
  • Increasing the SNMP probe timeout would not resolve the issue
  • Device is responding from the Mid server

Specific Error:

"SNMP probe timed out. Target is either unreachable or there are no valid credentials for it."

Solution:

 

Check for SNMP v3 credential configuration on the device:

 

Set the OID configuration option to .1 to allow access to all OID's instead of a specific OID. 

 

SNMP V3 agent access for F5 device:

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K13625

 

 

 

 

Article Information

Last Updated:2018-06-22 12:35:16
Published:2018-06-22