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How to set up Icinga2 remote client without using CLI wizard?

I want to set up Icinga2 remote clients via Puppet, but the whole page of official documentation talks about using their awesome CLI wizard, which requires to be run manually. Any workaround? Maybe I ...
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Howto monitor web server nodes through HA proxy using Icinga/Nagios in CentOS 6

In this guide I'm not focusing at all on setting up HA proxy or why you'd want to do that. If you have it and want to properly monitor it using Icinga, here's an idea of how you could go about this. ...
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After Foreman install, my Icinga interface is not working

I installed Foreman now my nagios (Icinga actually) is not working. The URL is /icinga/ but it just says: The page you were looking for doesn't exist. You may have mistyped the address or the page ...
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Call NSCA from windows batch script (using NSClient++)

I have NSClient++ installed on some distributed windows servers that I am using Icinga to monitor. I also have a UPS attached to each server that can execute a custom command before scheduling a ...
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Icinga Distributed - Status Map / Reachability Issue

I'm setting up a distributed Icinga setup in the following manner. We have 6 sites so i'm monitoring 3 on each of 2 nodes plus a central server. Sites a,b,c are actively monitored by node 1 Sites ...
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Use Nagios hostgroups in check_cluster --service check?

Is there a way to use hostgroups within a check_cluster --service check? I've only seen examples that list out each host in the cluster individually like this: define service{ ... ...
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check_http!--ssl actually checks http

When monitoring the SSL service on a host that runs HTTPS but not HTTP, Icinga warns about a 403 Forbidden return code. But that warning is for HTTP, not HTTPS. Manually running the check_http ...
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icinga nrpe executes locally instead of server

I am very new to icinga. In fact I finished setting it up today. I am trying to monitor a bunch of stuff on my nrpe machines. I set up my services in /etc/icinga/objects/my.server.com.cfg and ...
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icinga-web not updating icinga status properly

I have a problem similar to this one... if you look at the photo there, you'll see that the icinga server is marked as down. I checked everything according to the answer given there, but it has ...
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Implementing a website cheker with icinga2 and collectd

I am currently using a mix of collectd and icinga2 to monitor a number of servers. What would be the best way to add website monitoring (i.e. load time, page size) to icinga2 from each of the ...
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Orthogonally defining services and contacts for a host/hostgroup?

I'm trying to turn our Icinga spaghetti into something more manageable and less repetitive. So far features like templates, object inheritance, multiple inheritance, hostgroups, servicegroups, etc ...
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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: ...