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Icinga displays binary output to browser

Can't tell if this is Icinga or nginx, but when I pull up Icinga classic web I get the binary cgi displayed on the screen. Here's a screenshot: It seems to be the binary data from "tag.cgi". ...
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Icinga-web does not update when icinga2 configuration is updated

I recently setup a new Icinga2+ Icinga-web server. Adding services in Icinga2 does cause them to show up in icinga-web, but upon renaming, or deleting any services in icinga2, icinga-web does not ...
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Setting downtimes in Nagios/Icinga via SCCM

At our company we have quite a lot of Windows 2012/2008 servers which are updated automatically (and sometimes rebooted) via SCCM. All our servers are monitored via Icinga/Nagios. If the servers are ...
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Icinga Performance issue when using many service groups

We have an Icinga installation with more than 3k active service checks. Performance is acceptable. We're already using the use_large_installation_tweaks option. We have now started to build a ...
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install icinga2 and icinga-web in different servers

I followed this tutorial to install icinga2 on Sientific Linux and it works fine. What I need to do now is to install icinga2 in a server, the database in other server and icinga-web in an other one. ...
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Adding all hosts in subnet to icinga monitoring without specifying hostname/IP

I have a provisioning system setting up new hosts to be in the domain test.domain.local, i.e. client44.test.domain.local, and I have an Icinga server which I would like to automatically monitor all ...
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Time period in Nagios - First weekday after EOM?

I'm trying to set up a custom time period for some of my Nagios notifications. I need to execute checks for the first weekday after EOM. This would meet the following criteria: day of month >1, ...
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Delaying a Nagios/Icinga check

When monitoring the healthy of a server, some faults or warnings are immediately urgent but others only matter if they persist. I'm thinking of things like: Some software needs to be updated Time ...
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Get IPs of printers on Windows print server via SNMP\Script

I am setting up an icinga server for monitoring printer status via SNMP (toner levels, errors, that kind of thing). All of the printers are accessible via a shared windows print server (Printer is ...
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Alarm management in Icinga?

Can Icinga be used as an alarm management tool? The docs are very clear about two types of monitoring: Host/Service Health (system is up, down, flapping, etc) Host/Service Performance Data ...
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Smart Notifications (Whom to contact for what) in Icinga

I have Icinga 1.10 installed and I am using NagiosQL to configure it. I am stuck a bit on tweaking alerts and notifications. Icinga has implied inheritance. Assume we have a production web server ...
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Icinga notification behaviour

The notifications I'm getting and not getting from Icinga don't seem to be making sense and I'm hoping someone here can help me out. It's Icinga 1.10.1 running on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS When the host ...
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How to exempt weekends from freshness checks in Nagios

Thank you, serverfault, for giving me the answer to how-does-an-administrator-generalize-alerting-when-an-event-doesnt-happen. Now, I only want to check the freshness of these passive services Monday ...
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Monitor total service uptime using Icinga

I am using Icinga (Nagios fork) for monitoring ~10 webservers, each one providing different services. I would now like to provide an aggregated view on the server states on our companies intranet, ...
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nrpe check_load results in unknown error?

I'm using the nagios check_load plugin. I have the following line in my /etc/nagios/nrpe.cfg command[check_load]=/usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_load -w $ARG1$ -c $ARG2$ And on my icinga server in ...
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How to make a persistent acknowledgment in Icinga/Nagios?

I am using Icinga (Nagios fork) to also monitor uptime of external hosts and services. Currently when looking at the "Critical" count I find it difficult to decide if an internal service is affected ...
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NSClient++, what is the best way to monitor SQL Server Agent jobs?

What is the best way to monitor SQL Server Agent jobs using NSClient++ (and Icinga)? We have about 100 jobs on the server. It would be nice if monitoring would be able to handle recovery state per ...
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Icinga Monitor Website for String

I am trying to use Icinga to monitor a website for a particular string. When I run the plugin from the command line, it seems to work fine, but in Icinga-Web, it always shows up as successful no ...
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Override implicitly inherited service in Icinga

I have a hostgroup A for which several services are defined using the hostgroup_name directive in their service template. Among several other hostgroups which hosts are also members of hostgroup A ...
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Icinga (nagios) ignoring forced checks

I have a strange problem: Icinga (nagios) doesn't run check_nt which I've set up on a debian box. What I do is that I schedule a forced check of both NSClient_version and PING. If I look in the log ...
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what are the valid values for Timezone in icinga-web?

the documentation rightly points out that I can change the timezone in /etc/icinga/web/conf.d/translation.xml, but what are the valid values for timezone? GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) is the default, ...
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NSCA does not recieve pasive checks

NSCA seems to register the connection, as seems in the syslog, but for an unknow reason (at least for me) does not write it to icinga.cmd, or at least, read it. this is the syslog. Jun 27 ...
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Monitor Services with $ in the service name in Icinga / Nagios

I'm trying to set up monitoring on a couple of MSSQL instances that exist on my Windows servers. The issue here is that if the service name contains a $ (for example, MSSQL$PROD)then the check_nt ...
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Setting an alarm until acknowledgment (Nagios\Icinga)

I am SNMP polling a router and checking the amount of errors on an interface. Since SNMP counters can not be cleared on the device I am storing the last value received in a temp file. If there is an ...
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Getting alerts from remote Icinga/Nagios instance

I have an Icinga server (which is basically a fork of Nagios) at one of my clients' sites. I access the server via ssh and don't have access to other ports. Since there are a couple of things that ...
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Nagios/Icinga check of Windows disk space, wrong -l argument

I'm using NSClient++ on the Windows servers and all other checks are working fine. I'm using the default nt_check config, but these show up as "services unknown" define service{ use ...
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How to remove size information, coming from check_http plugin output?

I am currently getting the following output while running check_http: HTTP OK: HTTP/1.1 200 OK - 6654 bytes in 0.071 second response time |time=0.070809s;200.000000;1000.000000;0.000000 ...
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anonymous access to icinga cgi

I'm currently setting up an Icinga monitoring system, however I'm lacking the idea of how to access a specific page that asks for authentication when accessed by http, mainly the "All problems" option ...
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adding new hosts in icinga web

Using Ubuntu 12.10 server. icinga with idoutils and icinga-web. Have ability to see hosts if I add them in the localhost_icinga.cfg however from my understanding you can create a host.cfg based on ...
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Can you run Icinga Classic Web (icinga-html) and Icinga New Web (icinga-web) at the same time on top of the same Icinga instance?

I have an Icinga instance setup and running doing its usual job. There is a plugin I wanted to try out (heatmap) that only seems to be supported under the newer Icinga-Web interface. What I was ...
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What is an active CentOS6 / RHEL6 repository providing icinga? [closed]

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 ...
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Please help in integrating pnp4nagios with icinga-web

Has anyone worked on integrating pnp4nagios with icinga-web? My icinga-web version is 1.8.1 After installing icinga-web-pnp, I am having following files: pnp-host-extension.xml ...
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Installing icinga unmet dependencies

I am trying to install icinga-web and I am getting following error:- I tried installing both the icinga-core and icinga-idoutils but I still get this error. apt-get install icinga-web Reading ...
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Plugins Nagios check_mysqld.pl with pnp4nagios and NRPE

I am using Icinga last release on an Ubuntu 12.10 server 64 bits. For my perfdata, I am using pnp4nagios which works great with my others plugins and NRPE. I am trying to use this plugin to monitor ...
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Setting up apache vhost for Icinga

It's been a while since I've worked with Apache so please be kind - I'm also aware of this question but it hasn't been much help to me. I'd like to set up a simple vHost w/ Apache for my Icinga ...
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Nagios monitoring mysql database size

Is there some plugin to monitoring database size in nagios? Of course i can write some bash script with query like: SELECT table_schema \"DB Name\", sum( data_length + index_length ) / 1024 / 1024 ...
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Icinga Web no hosts/services showing up

After a fresh install of icinga 1.8 and icinga web i've added a few hosts/services and restarted the icinga service. Next i cleared the cache in icinga web through the web interface by clicking on ...
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The best nagios plugin for SMART?

I've tried the best plugin for nagios to SMART monitoring. There are some, but only monitoring temperature. But with smartctl we can find more data. Do you have some better plugins with all data from ...
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Check mysql slow queries

Is it possible to monitor mysql like: if some queries run more then 300 seconds - it will be warning if some queries run more then 500 seconds - it will be critical I tried: ...
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Icinga change ping check interval from service and http

I have Icinga installed on a machine with the basic configuration and we just use the Host Status Detail screen with a big monitor only to know when a machine is down due to network/eletrical ...
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In Icinga (Nagios), how do I configure hosts with multiple IPs?

I'm setting up Icinga (Nagios fork) and I have some machines with multiple interfaces. Some services are only listening on one of them and to check them correctly, I like to know if it's possible to ...
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Icinga idoutils, Cacti Templates. migration concern

I'm setting up some MySQL monitoring and migrating from Nagios + Cacti to Icinga. Does Idoutils replace Cacti, for pragmatic purposes? Does Idoutils utilize cacti templates? Or if not is migrating ...
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recommended way to use command line options for icinga/nagios checks?

Short version: if I want to change one of the "command definitions" in the Nagios set, what is the best way to do it? For example, I would like to add the -f (follow) flag to one of the check_http ...
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PNP4Nagios creates infinite .perfdata files

at our company we have installed a Icinga together with PNP4Nagios. We've got a rare problem with the perfdata files PNP4Nagios creates. Each couple of weeks, we notice that our icinga server stops ...
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Icinga Hosts not showing up… upgrade from 1.4.1 to 1.6.1

Anyone bump into a problem in 1.6.1 where hosts don't show up in the Classic Web GUI. The number of monitored hosts increases but the only actual host that shows up in host detail is "localhost". ...
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How to run icinga with a apache vHost?

I have installed icinga from the icinga own repos on my debian squeeze box but now I don't know how to change the current config: # apache configuration for icinga ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/icinga ...
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How can I configure icinga/nagios to alert via sms?

I know the sms gateway for my cell phone provider so I can just send an email to it. I am looking for examples of entries in contacts.cfg and commands.cfg that are mobile specific.
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Icinga HTTP on Apache server does not return 200 intermitently

I have a server running Apache/2.2.16 on Debian Lenny. The server is host to about 6 vhosts. One of the vhosts is just the FQDN for the server and doesn't have much of anything but an index.html ...
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Icinga error “Icinga Startup Delay does not exist” although it does

I just installed icinga to monitor my server following this guide: http://docs.icinga.org/0.8.1/en/wb_quickstart-idoutils.html Everything built and installed correctly, but icinga is reporting a ...
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Icinga-web doesn't update when i change configuration

So I've just installed Icinga and Icinga-Web. And everything looked ok when first inspecting the UI's on http://[server]/icinga/ and http://[server]/icinga-web/... I went on and added some new hosts, ...