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Cacti not working for SNMP data sources

I installed packages cacti and snmpd on a Debian server. I'm able to display common graphs in Cacti (such as memory usage, load average, logged in users, etc) using the data templates listed as Unix. ...
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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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cacti + nagios + monit =? [duplicate]

Currently I've got this trio configured, but I would like to have one solution, because configuring those 3 separately is a head ache time to time. First add service to monit, then to nagios and after ...
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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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Nagios graphing solutions vs Munin/Cacti/Ganglia

I've got a nagios server setup for monitoring ~ 30 Windows servers. I want to add some trending charts. I've read that nagios graphing plugins are simple and many people use seperate, standalone ...
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Invalid units in GPRINT in Cacti 0.8.8b

I'm monitoring free SWAP and free RAM memory using SNMP (snmpd 5.4.3). The former is via "UCD-SNMP-MIB::memAvailSwap.0" and the latter via "NET-SNMP-EXTEND-MIB::nsExtendOutputFull" (using extend ...
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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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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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SNMP: how to get combined output of memBuffer, memCached and memAvailReal?

Below is the output of 'free -m' on my system: total used free shared buffers cached Mem: 2026 1936 90 0 212 649 -/+ ...
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Getting Thold plugin in cacti to alert on NaN

I'm currently running Thold 0.4.9, and would like it to alert me when a value becomes NaN. The graph is a simple graph of DNS query response times in ms (one data source, nothing flashy) that returns ...
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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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Upgrading PHP to 5.2.3

I have cacti running on centos running PHP 5.1.6. I need to upgrade to 5.2.3 so I can install media wiki. Whats the best way to achieve this so it doesnt effect my cacti install ? Thanks,
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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'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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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: How to change Reindex Method for Data Queries for existing devices

I started using Autom8 to add new graphs according to my conditions (Cacti CLI tools: List present graphs per host) but I found out to have Autom8 do that on its own the data query must be reindexed ...
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Cacti is not monitoring the correct host… How do I change SNMP target?

I have been handed a Cacti server that monitors a few hosts. I noticed that three of the targets were displaying the exact same data - the cacti machine, machine a and machine b. After doing a bit ...
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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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Cacti rrdtool graph with no values, NaN in .rrd file

Cacti 0.8.7h, with latest RRDTool. I successfully graphed CPU/Interface traffic, but got blank graphs like when it comes to Memory/Temperature monitoring. The problem/bug is actually archived here, ...
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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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SNMP - Can't access ports on netgear firewall or switch

I currently have a NETGEAR FVS338 Firewall and a NETGEAR FS726T Switch. However, I can't seem to access their ports and data. With the Firewall I can reach it's own IPs 192.168.2.254(Firewall's IP) ...
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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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Cacti per-process monitoring

Are there any Cacti plugins that lets you monitor per-process CPU/memory/IO, etc., similar to what Perfmon provides on Windows?
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Monitoring IPSEC traffic on Cisco ASA

I have cacti monitoring a bunch of things on my Cisco ASA 5505s, but nothing to indicate the level of traffic flowing through VPN tunnels on them. Is this data available through SNMP on the ASA, and ...
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Graph VMware ESXi through Cacti

I have a server running VMware ESXi 4.1.0 and while I love the graphs within the vSphere Client, they provide no historical data with the license I have. Also, all my other servers are monitored via a ...
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How to use a CDEF-based Graph Template for my hosts on Cacti

I've created a Graph Template on Cacti which sums Memory Free, Memory Buffers and Cache Memory from a graph into a new one. To do so, I've used a CDEF function with custom string: ...
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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 can't connect to mysql

I got cacti running the mysql monitoring templates (http://mysql-cacti-templates.googlecode.com/files/better-cacti-templates-1.1.8.tar.gz). I have multiple servers with each running multiple mysql ...
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Cacti Login Page: Infinite loop occurs

Apache 2.2.3 | PHP 5.1.6 | MySQL 5.0.77 I followed cacti installation guide to install latest cacti 0.8.7h on CentOS 5.5 (64-bit). The installation of PHP/Apache/MySQL went smoothly until I finished ...
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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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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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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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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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How to display a graph only for business hours with CACTI?

I have noticed that I can only display an uninterrupted period with CACTI. I am wondering whether is possible or not to make a custom graph which displaying only the business hours during a period (a ...
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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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frequent “SNMP error” with Cacti

When adding new devices to my Cacti instance, I get frequent "SNMP error" messages in the device screen. But the error is not consistent, not even for the same device. Here's what I already have ...