netdisco-mibs-download(1) Downloader for the Netdisco MIB bundle


This document refers to version 1.0700 of netdisco-mibs-download


Run this program to download the Netdisco MIB files bundle from Sourceforge. If the download is successful, you can run the netdisco-mibs-install program to unpack and install them.

If the download fails, you can visit the Netdisco Sourceforge downloads page, details of which are given by this program on failure, and get the bundle yourself.


Setting the environment variable "MIBS_DEBUG" to a true value will display information about failed mirror site downloads.


0 - Successful download
1 - Failed download, possibly no available mirror
2 - Program must be run as root, and you are not root
3 - Error regarding the download directory


Oliver Gorwits "<[email protected]>"


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