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How to mark every deploy in munin?

Anyone knows if it's possible to mark every deploy with a red vertical line in munin graphs? It will be great to debug possible performance holes in the code. Thanks in advance!
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Intermittent munin-cron error “There is nothing to do here, since there are no nodes with any plugins”

We've installed munin monitoring on one of our servers. Generally it seems to be working well but occasionally, 4 times in 2 months to be exact, munin-cron has generated the following error: ...
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Munin aggregate graphs are not working

I know this has been asked in several times on many forums before, but still I am struck with similar problem. Individual graphs are working fine however, aggregate graphs are not. I don't even get ...
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Alert if munin-master contact node

I have installed munin on one of my servers, and munin-node on another server I wish to monitor. I would like an alert if for any reason the node can't be contacted by the master. Is it possible to ...
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Starting Linode instances via StackScripts based on Nagios events

I'm developing a web application (django/gunicorn/nginx) that needs to be scaled out according to load. The app will be hosted on Linodes so I intend to use StackScripts (and maybe Puppet) to start ...
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Permissions issue in Munin

I have a Fedora machine on which I have successfully installed and configured Munin. The issue that I now face is of permissions. So basically, I have a directory where I have pointed all my html ...
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restrict shell commands for munin-node (netcat)

I've spent fair amount of day fiddling with this, and I'm about to give up (for today). I followed the instructions outlined here. All works at the moment. But to increase security I'd like to ...
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munin-node apache_ with basic authentication - please be more specific

Can someone please explain this to me: In this answer: munin-node apache_ with basic authentication there is a line saying: If you need authenticated access to the URL you can specify the ...
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Any way to get munin plugin output to dstat?

The two tools are great with plugins and many available out of the box metrics. I was wondering if there is a way to get output of munin into dstat or a similar tool (real time output vs munin's ...
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Munin 2.0 vs 1.4

Munin came out with a new major release (2.0). It is, however, not easy to see what has changed. I've checked the main site, the FAQ and the Documentation, but nothing found. There's the Changelog, ...
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Should Munin sit in /var/www/munin or /var/cache/munin/www?

I've just installed Munin for the first time in around twelve months, and I've hit a familiar error. I remember from last year that there is an oddity where Munin wants to keep its html files in ...
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Alerting system for Munin

I am very satisfied with munin as a monitoring tool (as I only have a simple 2-server setup) but its alerting system is very annoying as you can only configure it to send an e-mail upon every check ...
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The plugin of munin is always timed out

I want to use munin to make a graph of ttyACM0 in Linux, but munin can not create the graph. I found some information in "munin-node.log". it shows that "Service 'temperature' timed out". So I changed ...
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Run munin and all dependencies in userspace on AIX 6.1

Summary: I would like to have a portable munin in user space without installing anything at all on the client system, (like portable Firefox, without root tasks). I've downloaded all the ...
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Monitor Nginx response time with munin

Well, nginx is configured to put $request_time in it's access logs. Now I need to monitor this parameter with munin. Is there any existing plugin to do this?
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Why is the munin apache_activity plugin checking /server-status on a different server?

I have two web servers at different locations (let's call them WEB1 and WEB2) being monitored by the same Munin server. Today, I noticed the following error in the apache logs for WEB1: [error] ...
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How to setup Munin permissions?

I've just installed munin on my CentOS server but I can't get it to output anything to the html directory I set in /etc/munin/munin.conf htmldir /home/mydir/munin In ...
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How to send report created by Munin to email once per week

I have a page with Munin reports and I want to send the email with graphs once per week on specific email. Any thoughts on how to achieve this? Thanks!
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Munin - apache_watch_ plugin, does not show any data in the graphs that shows activity for per vhosts

I am using Munin for monitoring my server. I installed the apache_watch_ plugin so that i could see apache related activity. The graphs for apache_accesses, apache_processes and apache_volume work ...
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Increasing time window for Munin alert and don't send alert immediately

Let's say that I want to set load alert if load > 20 with Munin. However, Munin will immediately alert when the load spikes up to 20. Is it possible to adjust the alert integration time (time window), ...
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Monitoring network output bandwidth of server for each IP address

I've got a network of static file serving servers. I use nginx to serve the files, and munin to monitor the network traffic. I want to know the output bandwidth of the server that goes to each IP ...
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How to access min/max/avg value in munin plugins?

I'm writing a munin plugin and display a GAUGE which displays a value which constantly increases. What I want to add to that plugin is a day/week/etc. average. I simply have to substract the day's ...
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How to query a munin plugin via netcat?

I want to query a present Munin plugin from Nagios. As I would like to do some calculations and aggregations (the plugin reports data over a period of time) and not just look at the last values, the ...
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Linode Munin Nodes

I have 3 servers in Linode. All of them are configured with private lan network. All 3 are able to ping each other. I have install a Munin master server in one of them and Munin node to all of them. ...
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munin fw_conntrack going bananas after dist upgrade to debian wheezy

after i upgrade from squeezy to wheezy munin began doing sth weird. it seams as if it only keeps adding the numbers and does not show the current value but only the cumulative values... by the ...
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How to add totals into network traffic graphs in munin 1.4.x (like ones in cacti)?

Here's example picture I found with google.
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Munin disable dynazoom.html

Doing a quick google search for "Munin dynazoom.html doesn't work" yields many results. There doesn't seem to be a solution that works -- at least not that I have seen. I have munin installed on a ...
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Nginx: proxy graphs from remote munin server

I'm trying to create, under a series of nginx hosted domains, a /graphs folder (so I'm trying to use proxy...) at which graphs from a remote munin server would be shown. The munin server is graphing ...
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Munin CPU usage graph doesn't go all the way to 100% on a physical server

On a physical X86 server, the cpu's graph is not well draw. Basically the sum of all cpu's usages (system,user, nice, idle, etc) don't reach the 3200% (32 cores) See the image here I have already ...
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Munin dynamic graph zoom (dynazoom) not working (Nginx, PHP-FPM)

Debian 7.5 Nginx/1.6.0 PHP 5.6.0RC2 (fpm-fcgi) (built: Jul 11 2014 08:17:52) Munin v2.0.21-2 I been searching all over the net for a few days for answers to my problem but it seems like no one knows ...
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cannot reach munin port on other AWS instance

2 AWS instances, in the same region but different availability zones, one is in regular EC2 and the other is in VPC, both have an Elastic IP, both are 64bit Amazon Linux AMI 2014.03.1. Both are ...
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Munin Interpretation - Server Limits

I've installed Munin to monitor my debian (squeeze) webserver (2 x Intel Quad Xeon 4x2.66GHz, 16GB RAM, 2x1000GB HDD Raid). There are around 50k visits per day. The scripts are very simple and there ...
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Cross-referencing charts (e.g. munin) with log files

Is there a charting package like Munin (or an addon for it) that will let me click on a graph period and then see all the logs on that box for that period? e.g. if I see a huge spike in disk I/O 12 ...
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How to set munin-master to shows graphs even when the nodes (munin-node) are down?

How do I set munin-master to shows graphs even when the nodes (munin-node) are down? Is this even possible?
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Munin won't draw iowait

Munin shows high iowait (see legend), but does not reflect it on graphs. It has default config, except the graph_height (but the problem was from beginning, before the graph_height was chnaged). ...
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munin-node installation on 10.7 OSX host

We've got a pretty good setup in house for using nagios + munin-node to monitor the various boxes. having some trouble getting munin-node going on our first OSX server (10.7 mac mini server model) ...
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Munin does not connect to SNMP service on Windows 2008r2

I'm using this tutorial to configure SNMP on my Windows server and Munin on my Linux server: http://munin-monitoring.org/wiki/Using_SNMP_plugins. SNMP on the Windows server works fine, I have checked ...
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Installed Munin on CentOS, but it does not generate data

I've installed Munin on CentOS, in Munin directory, it only has a few files and I could not see the website data. The Munin log shows the connection to 127.0.0.1 was refused. I have tried to disable ...
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Munin showing apache accesses per virtual host

I have different NameVirtualHosts defined in Apache2 running on debian wheezy. Munin is running and is showing me the apache accesses on "port 80". Every virtual host is writing its own log files and ...
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How do I set up Munin to ping all devices in my LAN and alert me if anything is offline?

So I managed to set up Munin, which was tearful because it was my first encounter with Linux. But it now works and generates colorful little graphs. The real purpose of that exercise, however, was to ...
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Remove future entries from munin after date change

Having changed the date on the system during some unrelated testing, munin created entries in its database files based on the incorrect future date; it also recreated the summary files which use this ...
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Munin not working, error message

Munin does not show any graph... When I make munin-update I have this error: /usr/share/munin/munin-update 2014/02/15 10:53:43 [ERROR] config error under [amavis] for 'group adm' : Parse error in ...
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Munin Data gathering - Some nodes fail gathering data

Hy Everybody I've run into a strange Problem with munin for which i didnt find any solution... maybe somebody here will be able to help. Im running the munin-master on a debian 7. Here's the config ...
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How to extract single day Munin graphs

We have one monitoring server and on that I install Munin. Now i need to extract Feb 1 Graphs. Is it possible to extract the graph and will it effect the latest graphs
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Ubuntu munin-node reports incorrect committed memory

Ever since we upgraded our vps server, munin's committed memory goes through the roof, and we don't even have that much physical memory on our server in the first place. Is this something we should ...
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CPU graph in Munin showing 0.00 utilization

Munin Server installed on Redhat 5.6 is connected to one the Windows Server is showing CPU graph 0.00. I checked on Munin Server and find no problem. Not even permission error. Im sure CPU utilization ...
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reallocate pending sector smartctl

smartctl is reporting smartctl_exit_status 64 after there was a current_pending_sector, so i think the data isn't still reallocated and i have to do it myself? munin graph can be found here munin ...
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How do I install Munin from source on Ubuntu?

I'm trying to install Munin 2.0.10 from source on Ubuntu. I followed the instructions, which say download the tarball, edit the config, then run make and make install and "this will install ...
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Monitoring Apache with Munin - what am I doing wrong in my Apache configuration?

I am monitoring a server with Munin. Everything but Apache is reporting nicely. My Apache graphs are empty. I have edited apache httpd.conf to switch ExtendedStatus On. I have then edited my ...
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Munin interrupted graph for today, but normal for days ago

I have a trouble with munin plugins (it lasts about a month). One of plugin's view looks like: But, when i go to see this period 2 days ago, graph has normal view. But i am sure, 2 days ago this ...