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Enabling hardware metrics in Ceilometer

Hi,

Is there any documentation which specifies the procedure to enable hardware metrics for OpenStack hosts?

The documentation here - http://docs.openstack.org/developer/ceilometer/measurements.html - says 'snmpd agent should be running on the host from which the metrics are gathered'.

I see that snmpd is running on the host and when I do a snmpwalk from the compute node, I get a valid response describing the host.

snmpwalk -v 2c -c public <Node_IP>

Is there anything else that needs to be configured on the compute node to get these hardware.* metrics?

Thanks!

-Vivek