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Define service for all hosts that belong to all the given hostgroups

I can not figure out how to create a service for all hosts that are in 2 given hostgroups. Example hostgroups: oracle: hostA, hostB prod: hostB, hostC Now I need a service for all hosts that are ...
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How to monitoring the device in difference subnet

I have a request to implement the monitoring system. Server A(Nagios server) connected to network device B (switch, router,...) device B connected to network device C A can not ping to C and C also ...
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SNMP - Mib for variable OIDs

Helly everyone, I have a Problem with my Mib for recieving SNMP-Traps. Let's say my relevant OID part is: ...42788.4.6.1. Where 6 is my Client, reaching from 1-32 and 1 is my State (On/Off). For now ...
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How to forward incoming SNMP trap from Nagios To Other Application

I have a setup in which all devices are sending snmp traps to Nagios. I have a application behind Nagios which will processes snmp traps. Now what I want is every snmp trap coming to Nagios should be ...
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Nagios plugin runs manually, returns error when run automatically

To monitor Mailman mailing lists, I've added the check_mailman_qfiles plugin to an Icinga host. With only the hostname as an argument, the plugin works fine when run manually: user@icinga:~$ ...
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check_nrpe ssl couldnt complete handshake, in both master and client server it works fine individually

I am getting this check_nrpe ssl couldnt complete handshake error in master server when I try executing the below command. /usr/local/nagios/libexec/check_nrpe -H 10.192.122.234 10.192.122.234 ...
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Remotely monitoring ISC DHCP Server with Nagios

I have a WAN and I'm trying to use Nagios to check that a DHCP server in a subnet not directly visible to the Nagios box is up and handing out IP addresses, and I've been unable to make this work. I ...
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which port is used on nagios check_nrpe, is the ssh connection is must between nagios master and client server

I have configured the nagios master server and nagios client servers, still after lot of debugging i couldn't achieve the communication btwn these two :( i am getting this generic error CHECK_NRPE: ...
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Nagios 4.0.x - Mail notification only sending to the first contact of contactgroup

I have a working Nagios solution since about 4 years. I noticed some time after updating Nagios 3.5.x to a 4.0.8 version, one person havn't received any error notifications. Nothing changed on our ...
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Monitoring Processes in Detail - not summarized [closed]

I want to monitor the running processes of a linux machine over time. My do-it-yourself solution would be: Dump ps aux --forest every minute to a file. Background: If I get a message "something ...
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UNKNOWN: No handler for that command

I have the check_task.vbs placed in C:\nsclient++\scripts on a Windows Server 2008 R2. I defined in the NSC.ini a NRPE Handler like this: [NRPE Handlers] check_task=cscript.exe //NoLogo ...
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nagios check fails on nagios host but works locally

I wrote a small bash script to use with nagios to check if nrpe is running. The check works locally when run as root, but fails from the monitoring host. From the host I'm trying to monitor, I ...
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check_mysql_slavestatus RPE: Unable to read output

i am using Nrpe plugin on Ubuntu from nagios exchange check_mysql_slavestatus. Manually its working from : root@Bastion-01:/usr/local/nagios/libexec# ./check_mysql_slavestatus -H Slave-ip -P 3306 ...
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Configure Nagios to read from SharePoint Online list

I have a SharePoint Online list with domains and the dates on which they expire. I would like to be able to configure Nagios (Centreon 2.1.6) to read the expiry date of a domain from the list and ...
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Icinga DB Monitoring Null output

Hi I have deployed icinga monitoring solution using the blog which is here Now I want to monitor multiple DB servers which are windows DB servers. I have placed the service description for DB ...
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chef nagios monitor node outside VPC in AWS

I used the chef community cookbook to setup nagios inside a VPC in AWS. All my nodes in my chef setup are found correctly and added to nagios automatically, and the nodes that are inside the VPC with ...
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Icinga 2 vs Nagios 4 vs Shinken 2 : is there Performance Benchmarking comparison available?

I am not able to find out any link that displays the benchmarking report for the cores. We have to monitor 50,000 hosts and 30 services per host per minute host check : icmp per 5 minute service ...
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Nagios Core to monitor Cisco VPN Tunnel

I am able to see if a VPN tunnel is up using check_snmp. The OID for one of my tunnels is .1.3.6.1.4.1.9.9.171.1.2.3.1.35.3002962. When the tunnel is up, no problems. The problem, is when the ...
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Windows Network Interface Monitoring - Nagios/Powershell

Function netstat { Get-WmiObject Win32_PerfFormattedData_Tcpip_NetworkInterface | where{$_.Name -eq "vmxnet3 Ethernet Adapter"} | % { 'OK | Rx-B/s= {0:0}; Tx-B/s={1:0}' -f ($_.BytesReceivedPersec), ...
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Nagios service running, web site error: Could not read host and service status information

Nagios was upgraded from 3.5.1 to 4.0.8 I wanted to ask this in the nagios support forum, but an hour later, I do not receive a confirmation email for setting up my account... nagios seems to run OK ...
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File age check with event handlers in nagios

Problem I'm trying to solve: - Monitor a log file's age and if it is older than a certain threshold restart a bunch of associated services. Solution so far: - This is fairly straightforward and we ...
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SCOM 2012 - service flapping and notifications

I am trying to untangle SCOM 2012 install created by someone else and I noticed that alerts for the same monitor are being sent multiple times per hour littering my mailbox. From my previous ...
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How to get check_mk BI aggregation status when tab is collapsed in tree?

Check_mk provides the script check_bi_local.py to make a nagios check from the status of the BI tool. The issue is that this only returns the elements of the view that are expanded in the tree. Is ...
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Use Nagios to monitor 2 locations

As I am new to Nagios, I would like to ask if anyone knows how to monitor 2 physical locations using Nagios. So for example, we are having 2 datacenters which are interconnected. I have set-up a ...
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Nagios3 with check_radius.pl and check_redis.pl (conflict?)

Using Nagios3 on Ubuntu 15.04 to monitor a dozen or so CentOS, RHEL and Ubuntu hosts. Everything works just great, including the check_radius.pl plugin (3 hosts). After installing the Redis plugin ...
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Add existing hosts to hostgroups in Nagios

How can I add existing Hosts to HostGroups in Nagios XI, automatically? For example, I have an existing 100+ Windows servers that I want to add to a hostgroup called "Windows".
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Nagios check_service.sh error redis-server unrecognized service

I have an issue withe Nagios Monitoring. I have following configuration: in commands.cfg define command{ command_name check_service.sh command_line ...
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How to import custom korn shell script into Nagios monitor

Our company is consolidating our monitoring solutions (WUG, Cacti, Zabbix) to Nagios. I have used Zabbix for years, and am trying to understand how to get Nagios to report on applications that I have ...
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Change filename format for Nagios archived logs to use different date format?

I have just set up a Nagios server, and by default it keeps archives of the log messages in /var/log/nagios3/archives. However the files are named with US style date format, like ...
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Best practice to handle service windows for passive checks in Nagios/Icinga

With active checks, regular service windows can easily be handled using time periods and check intervals. How do you handle this for passive checks?
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How to set port no in host.cfg file and use it in services.cfg file in nagios

I have hostgroups.cfg file in which i have different hosts with different port no. I want to pass port no for every host to services.cfg file where i have put check_http command. As my different ...
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How to define a host group on Nagios 4

I would like to define a host group on Nagios 4. In recon it should be defined somewhere in /usr/local/nagios/etc. I tried creating a file hostgroups.cfg that with contents: define hostgroup{ ...
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How do I override grsec?

After a reboot recently, I have a pair of servers that are now unable to monitor their disk status. Nagios reports: HP RAID Array UNKNOWN Error: No controllers detected. -/-/- (LD : []) I get the ...
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Nagios - Only Want Alert if Service Failed for 15 minutes

I read through the documentation and thought my services would alert me 15 minutes after going critical, but I am getting the emails right away. /etc/nagios/nagios.cfg command_check_interval=1 ...
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Monitor file access with ACL enabled

I would like to check that user 'robert' has read access to a file but is not enabled neither write it nor execute it. Since acl are enabled, there is more than one way to do it. I would like to ...
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How to search Nagios by service?

I'm trying to search for Current Load across all my hosts but Nagios Quick Search returns nothing. I've found this thread about it possibly just searching host names or aliases. Is there another ...
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Nagios alert based on scheduled MySQL queries results

I have installed Nagios 4.0 on my Ubuntu 14.0 and i want a plugin to alert me based on daily scheduled MySql queries .. if the result of ( select count(*) from tableName > 10 ) raise a critical ...
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Command piped - nagios information status not expected

First of all, thanks for reading. I am configuring a new service, basicly this checks the number of entries on de home directory, is very simple. define service{ use ...
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Monitoring maximum number of locks in PostgreSQL with Nagios

I'm wondering if the limit for the number of locks in PostgreSQL is fixed, or if it depends on the number of open connections. The docs say the limit is max_locks_per_transaction * (max_connections + ...
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Configuring nagios notification settings to be very frequent

I've set up a Proxmox VE Cluster with three nodes. Each nodes has a number of VMs running on it. I'm using the PVE Monitor Plugin to set up the hosts and services, which works fine. My issue is that ...
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Trying to auto-register a Nagios NSCA client

I am setting up Nagios monitoring using NSCA to report in from monitored hosts and all monitoring is using passive checks. Currently the monitored hosts each have a configuration file in the nagios ...
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supermicro servers - ipmi / nagios disk monitoring

I have several machines from this manufacturer in my group. I'm looking for a method / process to monitor disk health. IPMI doesn't seem to offer anything beyond fan speed and CPU temperature. Has ...
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Monitoring a cluster storage on Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 HyperV via SNMP

As a part of my task of monitoring our whole server environment it is planned to check the cluster storage (cluster shared volume, csv) of our HyperV cluster with Check_MK/Nagios3. Exactly needed is ...
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Nagios Basic Configuration (for quick addition of new machines)

I recently started to use Nagios to monitor about 25 servers (mainly virtual, with some standalone). Them majority of the servers (including the Nagios host itself) are running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, with ...
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Nagios check_http gives 'HTTP/1.0 503 Service Unavailable' for HAProxy'd site

I asked this on stackoverflow, but I think it's better suited for here. Can't figure this one out! OS: CentOS 6.6 (Up-To-Date) I get the following 503 error when using my nagios check_http check ...
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timeout errors from nagios / SNMP

Am monitoring ~100 remote hosts via a VPN using check_snmp_process.pl. For many months this has worked just fine. Over the weekend I started seeing ERROR: Alarm signal (Nagios time-out) errors from ...
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Nagios - Could not complete SSL handshake

I'm trying to configure Nagios command for checking status of physical memory on a remote Windows host using NRPE plugin. I'm using Nagios v3.0.6 on Ubuntu Server v14.10, and latest stable version of ...
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Nagios: dynamic check_load based on number of cpu/cores/threads, is there something like this?

I'd like to make order in our Nagios, in the check_load service. There is no hardware baseline in my company and each server has it's own different specs, which means that the check_load script ...
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how to monitor lxc services in production server

I want to monitor services running in lxc such as nginx, node, database, ect.. I have installed lxc in our production server to have service run in separate containers like database run in one lxc ...
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Reset Nagios LogServer admin password [closed]

I've lost my admin password to Nagios Log Server console. How can I recovery or reset admin password?