Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

There are several CentOS6 repositories listed in the wiki and I checked nearly all of them. Only RPMForge provides icinga / icinga-web, but in v1.7.2 which is fairly outdated and contains several bugs. (e.g. status map not working with child/parent hosts) I do know that I just could compile it myself, but that would make it quite harder to maintain and keep up-to-date.

Are there any other CentOS6 / RHEL6 repos that offer newer versions of icinga-web?

share|improve this question

closed as not constructive by mgorven, mdpc, kce, Ward, Wesley Feb 7 '13 at 5:37

As it currently stands, this question is not a good fit for our Q&A format. We expect answers to be supported by facts, references, or expertise, but this question will likely solicit debate, arguments, polling, or extended discussion. If you feel that this question can be improved and possibly reopened, visit the help center for guidance.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

    
Did you check the EPEL repository? –  ewwhite Feb 6 '13 at 15:10
    
pkgs.org is a good overview for questions like that. –  SvW Feb 6 '13 at 15:17
1  
Why not create your own rpm package using fpm and put it into the local repository? –  quanta Feb 6 '13 at 16:28
    
@ewwhite yes, unfortunately they don't feature icinga in EPEL. –  alexschomb Feb 6 '13 at 19:39
    
@SvenW that list is huge, but looking through them still couldn't find satisfying results. –  alexschomb Feb 6 '13 at 19:41
show 1 more comment

1 Answer

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Not long ago I went looking for Icinga RPM packages, and could not find a repository (that looked reputable) containing them, so I went to build them myself. Fortunately icinga and icinga-web contain their own spec files which you can use as a starting point:

rpmbuild -ts icinga-1.8.*.tar.gz
rpmbuild -ts icinga-web-1.8.*.tar.gz

mock -r epel-6-x86_64 ~/rpmbuild/SRPMS/icinga-1.8.*.src.rpm
mock -r epel-6-x86_64 ~/rpmbuild/SRPMS/icinga-web-1.8.*.src.rpm
share|improve this answer
    
Thanks for the quick writeup. I guess I need to go with your solution as there are no other solutions offered. :) –  alexschomb Feb 6 '13 at 19:43
add comment

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.