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Why these two CPU usage graphs (CloudWatch vs. Cacti) are different?

I have collected CPU stats of a server in AWS (m3.2xlarge instance with Windows 2008) using CloudWatch and Cacti for the same period. Here you can see last week CPU usage captured by Cloud Watch with ...
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Cacti Debian 7 Virtualmin , Cannot connect to database

So after installing cacti via apt-get it does not connect to the mysql database it creates during setup, with the error: FATAL: Cannot connect to MySQL server on 'localhost'. Please make sure you ...
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Check if Cacti Boost is currently running

How can I find out whether the boost update process is running presently on Cacti? I want to check in a script before I start the regular system backup, delay my backup if it's boost is still running ...
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.pgpass other system user as in file

i have a working script with a working .pgpass file. Now i want to run the script as root with the same(copy) .pgpass file. I copied the file in the $HOME directory from root. And changed permission ...
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Inbound traffic equals outbound traffic

I'm trying to monitor inbound and outbound traffic using Cacti on Ubuntu Server 14.04.1. I've got it up and running, but the reported data is wrong. When I run 'ifconfig' I get the following: lo ...
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New nagios/cacti monitoring setup, should I use a dedicated VM?

Currently we have 4 bare metal servers and one small VM server (all running centos6) and I'm looking at setting up monitoring for the Percona MySQL db server and replication slave (bare metal), as ...
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import rescued cacti database into newer version

I have an older cacti database with critical data I am trying to recover. The old database has many less fields than the new current stable. Doing a manual import produces wild errors. How do you ...
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cacti fails on new install with 'failed to open stream: Permission denied'

/usr/share/cacti is set to apache:apache 0755 for directories and 0644 for files (httpd recommended) [Wed Aug 27 11:31:56.505530 2014] [:error] [pid 19799] [client 67.83.132.41:52100] PHP Warning: ...
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You don't have permission to access /cacti/index.php on this server

in cacti.conf I tried to edit the default context from localhost to 0.0.0.0 (and everything in between). Now I only have Alias /cacti /usr/share/cacti <Directory /usr/share/cacti/> ...
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Monitor traffic on ports with Cacti

This seems like a basic question, but i haven't found any solution yet. Recently I've installed Cacti for interface traffic monitoring. That works fine, but I would like to see these graphs for used ...
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Change graph interval in cacti

I am new to cacti. I got cacti running and wanted to use the Advanced Ping Templete. It works fine but I want to change the Interval to 30 seconds instead of the 5 minutes. Can't find where I can ...
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Cacti showing white screen when I click finish while installing cacti for the first time

I am installing cacti on my ubuntu server following this tutorial When I visit, mydomain/cacti, I was redirected to mydomain/cacti/install where I chose new install and after that I got redirected to ...
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Cacti: “An internal Net-Snmp error condition detected in Cacti snmp_count”

There's the odd forum topic about an error similarly obscure as this, but I haven't seen any for snmp_count in particular. Also I don't see graphing problems, though I can't simply go and eyeball ...
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Custom SNMP Cacti Data Source fails to update

I'm trying to create a custom SNMP datasource for Cacti but despite everything I can check being correct, it is not creating the rrd file, or updating it even when I create it. Other, standard SNMP ...
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how to create a 95th percentile graph from an aggregate graph

I am using cacti version 0.8.8b, and I have created aggregate graphs using the aggregate plugin, however am having problems with creating a 95th percentile graph of the aggregate graph. Any time I try ...
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Cacti - Check plist file

I followed this guide to get Cacti up and running. http://10100.org/blog/how-to-install-cacti-on-osx-server-109 Everything is good up until I had to create cacti.plist to configure the poller. In ...
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nsExtendOutput1Line Fails with SNMPD on Debian Wheezy

I've been trying to set up a a few SNMP extensions. Here's a sample entry from /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf on my target host: extend php_pids /var/skotos/cacti/check-proc lsphp5 The program works fine: # ...
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Snmp graphs showing high traffic on switch but not in machine interface

I've setup a SNMP server on the office with ubuntu and cacti. It's connected to a 22 port switch. I've configured the following SNMP devices: 2 adsl routers, 1 peplink balancer, 1 wifi access point, 2 ...
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Cacti Getting SSID Stats from a Cisco 5508 Wireless Lan Controller

I'm trying to get some statistics from a Cisco 5508 WLC via SNMP using Cacti 0.8.8a, however I'm having some issues - 1) Trying to get total number of connections per SSID - I've written a bash ...
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cacti returning empty graphs, showing only “nan”

I installed cacti on a separate user account, on a server running WHM/CPanel. RRDTool and snmpwalk are both installed correctly and when running the poller.php through the user "cacti" (not root), I ...
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php-snmp php-devel php-mbstring Dependency Issues RHEL 6

I apologize if this is answered, I may just not know what exactly to search for. I am attempting to install Cacti on RHEL6 and have hit a wall trying to install these three package: php-snmp ...
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Cacti fresh install graphs with no values

recently i installed cacti in centos 6 using yum. it seems everything is ok but the graphs(including the default linux cpu/mem,..) are empty with no values. i double checked the permissions. currently ...
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Graph on cacti linux sub interfaces network usage

i'm trying to find the way to create specific network usage. I just added new subinterfaces (eth0:1, eth0:2) on my server, restarted net-snmpd but on cacti server only export the main interface: ...
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Cacti Thold: Use A FIXED manually entered value to calculate baseline deviation from

OK So I've managed to enter my own time period in the past (Cacti Thold: Enter my own baseline reference in the past). Turns out its not good enough. With a Baseline thold I look at a rolling average ...
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Cacti Thold: Enter my own baseline reference in the past

In my cacti 088a and Thold plugin (version 0.5) when using Baseline Deviation I can choose only 6 minutes average 24 minutes average 4.8 hours average for Time reference in the past. ...
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uWSGI snmp stats

I'm interested in collecting stats for uWSGI via snmp for graphing in Cacti. Per these docs I'm starting uwsgi with: uwsgi -s :3031 --udp 192.168.10.1:2222 --snmp --snmp-community foo --emperor ...
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Cacti Export Tool Script [duplicate]

I'm looking for any script that possible to export graph of Cacti into CSV/text format. I have several interfaces in different devices, so I want to export those graph by using cron's job for sending ...
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Cacti's Realtime plugin graphs fine no RRAs written

Got a Cacti instance (CactiEZ with cacti 088a) where I successfully graph with number of bespoke data template and corresponding graph template. Theres one specific however case where the RRAs are ...
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Multiple hosts in the same cacti graph?

I can make this graph on the command prompt using the rrdtool but I cannot make it in Cacti front end as I cannot get the two defs pointing to the two different rrd files. Is this even possible? ...
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Cacti Graphing not working

I've tried setting up Cacti on CentOS 6 with mariadb, nginx 1.4, php 5.4.x I just can't get the graphs to update My cacti files are all owned by user nginx, so my crontab file /etc/cron.d/cacti has ...
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How can I get Maximum value on Cacti Graph ?

I wonder how can I can retrieve from Command-line the max value on Cacti graph to an integer on a bash shell script. I tried with the following command: rrdtool graph - \ --start=1380874818 \ ...
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Cacti CLI tools: List present graphs per host

How can I list the graphs for a host, or at the very least the number of graphs? I'm thinking of a condition where I'd add more graphs depending on such output but all I see is to list available ...
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Graph Bind9 requests statistic with Cacti: named.stats => Permission denied

I set up, sometimes ago, a Cacti plugin on a Linux Debian that allows to collect DNS statistics, through SNMP/rndc queries, for generating beautiful graphics. It was working fine until some weeks ...
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cacti send alert once nginx cannot be accessed

I already enabled graph on Nginx client stat and Nginx Socket stat, threshold plugin also installed, and they are working fine. I would like to know how can I get alert once users can't access nginx? ...
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Higher load, but no higher CPU usage

On one of our production servers, the "load" as reported by cacti, has suddenly increased. Usually on our servers the load is about proportional to the CPU usage. However, this time the load has ...
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Make a new cacti graph by summing the values ​​of another graph

I just start using cacti and I would like to know if it is possible to create a new graph from the sum of values in an other graph (not in the same one) . For instance, I have a graph with: Memory ...
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Get Recusrive Queries Stats from BIND 9.3 logs

I need to create a report with the top 30 domains that are requested from our Recursive DNS servers. The report must be in the following format: Domain Number of Requests For example: Google.com; ...
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Centos CPU / Process monitoring via Cacti

Ive looked about but not found as yet any templates for graphing the amount of cpu and memory being used by each process on a Linux device (centos). Has anyone come across any ? Thanks,
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Cacti redirecting to login always

I have just manually installed Cacti 0.8.8a on a Debian 6 box with NginX 1.2.0 & PHP5-FPM 5.3.20 After going to through the initial cacti-PHP install config checks, I was brought to the login ...
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Hosting Cacti install from NginX

I have having an issue with hosting a Cacti installation from NginX. I have cacti installed under /usr/share/cacti and the below block in my default NginX config file. location / { root ...
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Bind Statistics (How to graph them into Cacti)

I have seen a couple of post on SF like; Find out how many DNS Queries/month via WHM or SSH? Nameserver usage I want to graph statistics on 2 bind resolvers and 2 bind authoritative servers (into ...
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cacti graph memory usage on server

yesterday for the first time I have installed into my server cacti to view the performance of the memory of my server because sometimes go down. I have make an image of the memory usage graph. Can ...
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Sarparse IO stats graphs in Cacti

I found one SAR template for DISK IO Stats. I have copied sarparse_cpuparse.php, sarparse_iostat.php,sarparse.p1 to ../scripts/ and imported sar template.xml file.when we are creating new host in ...
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cacti : Terminology about ups, room temperature etc

We use cacti for graphing lots of metrics : Windows server related metrics go under a branch called "windows". Unix, Linux and storage metrics go under a branch called "Unix". Switch, firewalls, ...
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What is the difference between nagios xi and cacti for monitoring?

Nagios XI (This is a commercial implementation of Nagios) can graph as well as send alerts based on threshold conditions. I am not able to understand the difference between Nagios and Cacti. Any idea ...
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Monitoring tool which does not average data over time [closed]

I am looking for a monitoring system like Cacti which doesn't loose data over a time, all the tools I have found use rrd files which averages the data as time goes by. I would like a to be able to go ...
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Does Cacti poll hosts in parallel or serial?

Does Cacti poll in parallel or serial?
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Ubuntu 10.04 SNMP No Change In ifInOctets / ifOutOctets

I have succesfully set up cacti on 3 different Ubuntu machines here to monitor bandwidth usage. Upon trying to set it up on a remote machine, the bandwidth counter does not change. #snmpwalk -v 2c ...
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new cacti installation on ubuntu 12.04 64bit not graphing any data

Hey guys i just installed cacti on a ubuntu 12.04 server and am having issues with any data showing up on my graphs. If i snmpwalk the certain OID it works. I have tailing on the cacti.log file and i ...
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How to migrate all Cacti devices from 5 minute polls to 1 minute polls?

I have just taken over a Cacti server and am having a nightmare moving from 5 minute polls to 1 minute polls. So far, I have changed the data template along with the Step (from 300 down to 60) and ...