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check_http --ssl still checking HTTP

Shouldn't the following command return an HTTPS/SSL status code? $ check_http --ssl google.de HTTP OK: HTTP/1.0 302 Found - 984 bytes in 0,099 second response time |time=0,099305s;;;0,000000 ...
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Is it possible to include/use directly perl's Nagios::Plugin without installing it? [closed]

I am a web developer needing to monitor a vast array of servers with nagios and have to write some perl scripts for it. Looking into it I found Nagios::Plugin package from CPAN, but the servers don't ...
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How to integrate RTIR with Nagios

I have installed RTIR with RT v 3.8.4. I have also Nagios installed for monitoring a number of our servers. Now, in the download website of RTIR (http://www.bestpractical.com/rtir/features.html), it ...
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Check_mk check for perl plugin which is at check_mk_agent side

I have one perl script I want to use it as a nagios plugin. Here is the github location for this script https://github.com/MangeshBiradar/Check_mk/blob/master/check_jenkins_jobs.pl I want to use this ...
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Problems in monitoring file age with nagios (command substitution in filename)

In my current nagios installation I check for the existence of a remote backup through NRPE. In particular, my remote nrpe.cfg (on a Ubuntu 8.x) is: ...
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Troubles monitoring a zimbra installation with nagios

I am trying to monitor my legacy zimbra installation (running on an outdated Ubuntu 8.x) from my nagios install (running on a more recent OpenBSD). The problem is that when I run check_nrpe from the ...
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Chef nagios cookbook doesn't install check_nrpe on server

I'm trying to build an updated monitoring server, using the current version of the Chef nagios cookbook (3.1). It installs nagios-3.4.3 from source on my Ubuntu VM. But I don't find any evidence of ...
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Monitor remote Ubuntu server's bandwidth usage using Nagios?

I recently setup Nagios for the first time and I love it so far. Figuring out how to better organize all those config files took a while, but once I had a better understanding of everything I'm really ...
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Error accessing or executing Nagios / Icinga binary '/usr/sbin/nagios'. Cannot run the mandatory syntax check

I see an error while using NConf interface in Generate Nagios config Error accessing or executing Nagios / Icinga binary '/usr/sbin/nagios'. Cannot run the mandatory syntax check. I checked Apache ...
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NRPE Warning threshold must be a positive integer

OS: Ubuntu 12.10 Server 64bits I've installed Icinga, with ido2db, pnp4nagios and icinga-web (last release, following the instruction given in the documentation, installation with apt, etc). I am ...
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Nagios check_bgp_neighbors plugin showing critical status

I am trying to configure nagios check_bgp_neighbors plug-in on Ubuntu and followed README file of check_bgp_neighbors plug-in. I have made following changes: define command{ command_name ...
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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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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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nagios levels of escalation

I try to configure nagios in the following way for every service (for example "mysql seconds behind master") I need to define few levels of escalations, when level is warning I want to send only ...
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how to use check_graphite plugin for nagios & graphite integration?

I attempted to use the check_graphite.py plugin but was not successful. Can anyone point out where I am going wrong? xxx@xxx-Aspire-5738:/usr/lib/nagios/plugins$ python check_graphite.py -u ...
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added shell script to sudoers still getting permission denied

I don't understand this? Other uses of sudo work fine. [oracle@o plugins]$ su Password: [root@ plugins]# su nrpe bash-3.2$ ...
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How can Nagios handle non-threshold based plugins?

I am writing a Nagios plugin to monitor trends of a certain storage resource utilization (e.g. gradual increases are fine, but an instantaneous/sudden increase or decrease in resource usage may ...
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How to install Nagios Business Process AddOns on RHEL6?

I want to install Nagios Business Process AddOns on RedHat EL 6.1, but I don't know how, and the doc provided for this purpose is too vague.
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How to make email alerts customizable?

I'm running Nagios 3. It is generating the alerts that are based on my conditions that I had mentioned. What I want now is to customize my email alerts with a detailed messages. I need to send alerts ...
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Dependencies issue while installing Graphviz 2.28

I want to install this packages for Nagvis : graphviz-2.28.0-1.el6.i686.rpm graphviz-doc-2.28.0-1.el6.i686.rpm graphviz-gd-2.28.0-1.el6.i686.rpm graphviz-graphs-2.28.0-1.el6.i686.rpm ...
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Nagios notification of host back up after being down

Is it possible to get Nagios to send out a single "Host/Service Back Up" notification after a host/service has been down? For certain notifications, my boss gets notified. Instead of waiting for ...
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Can Nagios send alerts for a critical situation taking place over a prolonged period of time?

Is there any plugin or facility in nagios which can do this?? for ex: the CPU load rises to 80% for 2seconds would not be a problem. I want to get an alert if it remains at 80%++ for at least 5mins. ...
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Nagios plugin displays wrong results

I would like to check number of MySQL databases. I've created simple test "plugin": Location: `/var/lib64/nagios/plugins test: #!/bin/bash db=$(mysql -e 'SHOW DATABASES' | wc -l) echo $db It ...
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Nagios check_tcp ESTABLISHED connections

I am interested in seeing if clients are connected to us on lets say port 63004. Now check_tcp works well to see if port is available. Unfortunatley I need to know if the port is in a LISTENING state ...
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Nagios NSCA - Status Information “OK”

Thanks for taking the time to read this post. Basically I have Nagios receiving status updates from workstations in my LAN, I have a simple .vbs script run on the workstation which gets the file ...
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supervisord failed to start nagiosapi after reboot, need to run reload manually

I have supervisord to start nagiosapi everytime the server starts. The API created a status dump file called status.dat, which will get updated periodically. The following is the conf file that starts ...
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Nagios performance graphs

I've written my own perl script to return status from a server of mine. It is running just fine (ie. performance data: val1=1; val2=5; val3=10). Using templates.dist/default.php this gives me 3 ...
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storing nagios configuration data in oneCMDB

I want to store my nagios configuration data into oneCMDB(configuration management database). What i trying to achieve is i will be developing a GUI app in which one can edit the configurations and ...
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Restarting a service with Nagios

OK, guys, sorry for my probably stupid questions but I'm very new at this. I was assigned to research how to use Nagios to monitor different services and if a service falls down, to attempt to restart ...
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Own simple nrpe plugin: NRPE: Unable to read output

I have written an ruby plugin for nrpe but it's not working properly. I have written this plugin to check some backup files on a remote ftp server. When I try to execute the plugin from my nagios ...
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Installing Nagios3 plugins with out installaing smbclient using apt-get in ubuntu

Is there a way to install nagios3 plugins with out installing smbclient,samba-common on ubuntu using apt-get.Will skipping these files can cause problems in future.
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Nagios check_tcp OK while it must not

I have a problem with Nagios, and in particular with the check_tcp plugin, used to check the Citrix connection on a Windows server. Nagios is in version 3.3.1 and nagios plugins are in version 1.4.15 ...
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Install Nagios plugins

Can somebody please show me how to install this nagios plugin that checks if your servers require winodws updates? ...
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Nagios (or a similar tool) with more variety in alert levels?

I'm looking at monitoring and alerting for some of our business metrics in a web app (pageviews, signups, etc). We already use Nagios and Munin for a wide variety of server monitoring and alerting ...
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Installing nagios plugins

I have worked my way through installing Ubuntu and getting nagios up and running and now monitoring about 60 windows clients with NSCleint. This is working great but now I want to add UPS monitoring ...
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pnp4nagios does not generate perfdata

I am running nagios2, pnp4nagios-0.6.16 and php 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.19. In my setup, pnp4nagios is correctly generating perfdata, which can be seen via the web interface in graphical form for lots of ...
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NRPE Home Directory

I'm using NRPE and I a rather annoying problem. I need a couple temporary files written to the home directory of the user NRPE is running under (nagios). I checked that the /etc/passwd entry for ...
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“Unable to open MRTG log file” error with nagios and mrtg

We have a strange issue with our setup of icinga / nagios and mrtg. Icinga is working great and has no problem, it can monitor basically everything without issues. We setup mrtg to gather bandwith ...
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check_postgres_checkpoint plugin error

I am using the check_postgres.pl plugin for Nagios. I am trying to monitor how long since the last checkpoint has been run using the check_postgres_checkpoint option. When I run the command from CLI ...
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Nagios command not transmitting all arguments

I'm using the following service to monitor our postgres db from nagios: define service{ use test-service ; Name of servi$ host_name ...
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How can I make Status Information for Nagios services easier to read?

I'm running Nagios in an environment with several servers, each with several services on them. There are a few custom checks, but it's nice to use existing checks if possible. I'm using NRPE plugin ...
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Using the CheckEventLog module of NSClient++, how do I properly filter in two different eventTypes?

I'm having an odd amount of trouble deducing the proper syntax to "filter=in" two eventTypes, warning and error. The line I am using is as follows: CheckEventLog -a truncate=1023 MaxWarn=1 MaxCrit=1 ...
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Nagios check_nt plugin is not showing status properly

I have installed nagios3 on ubuntu server with NSClient installed on windows servers. The nagios server is getting the information from windows server properly but the status of server is showing ...
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NSClient++ authentication problem with nagios3

I have installed & configured NSClient++ in windows xp host and set the default password to test which will be there in C:\Program Files\NSClient++\NSC.ini. The nagios is showing windows ...
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Interpreting Nagios check_disk output

The following command on Nagios's default "check_disk" command gives the following output: # ./check_disk -w 20% -c 10% -p / --units=MB DISK OK - free space: / 17887 MB (47% inode=93%);| ...
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Is there a possibility to monitor https sites in nagios over a proxy?

i have a little question about the nagios tool: Is there a possibility to monitor https sites in nagios over a proxy? Which means i want to monitor whether my proxy can reach some https ressources in ...
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Nagios NTP, discarding peer

We're using nagios *check_ntp_time* for monitoring time on our servers. Unfortunately the service is flapping. And reporting a lot of false-positives. It happens everytime for random server in random ...
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SELinux prevents Nagios plugins from running on RHEL6

After installing Nagios NRPE & Nagios Plugins, I'm getting the following entry in my rsyslog: May 13 14:01:30 wcmisdlin02 kernel: type=1400 audit(1305309690.482:2334): avc: denied { getattr } ...
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does Nagios monitor more server on different ip?

Some days ago i've installed a nagios' instance on my server, looking if nagios was the right application for my needs. Sincelery i think Nagios is a powerful and scalable monitoring application, ...
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How can I use nagios to monitor ssh tunnels?

I have a server that is used a middleman for a bunch of reverse ssh tunnels. I want to use nagios on that server to monitor that all of those ssh tunnels are up. Essentially I want to do the nagios ...