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NRPE monitor a python process

I am new to Nagios. I understand setting up the service, etc. but I want to monitor some specific python processes that are running. When I set up the check_procs command for it to I give the -C ...
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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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Monitoring HP Proliant iLO whith perl script in Nagios

I'm trying to monitor an iLO with this script: ...
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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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Amazon EC2 Monitoring with Nagios Not working

I have setup the Nagios on a OpenSuse Server and it is working fine. I am trying to monitor a cloud instance using "Check_AWS_CloudWatch_metrics" ...
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How can I use dynamic IP addresses with Nagios ping check?

I currently have problems monitoring up-time of a target machine in Nagios/Icinga that uses dynamic IP address. The network is using a Windows domain controller for DNS, Icinga server is running on a ...
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Nagios: bash is missing

I'm monitoring NTP server with nagios and nrpe, at the nagios server, when I get the following error: Service Status UNKNOWN Status information I am missing an important component : bash The plugin ...
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NRPE: Unable to read output CentOS6

I am monitoring a CentOS 6 machine with NTP service installed. The monitoring server is a CentOS 5 machine with Nagios and Centreon. I'm using NRPE for monitoring remote hosts, and I get the following ...
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Is there a way to programmatically add a service to Nagios?

This question is only about creating services, i.e. we already know how to write Nagios plugins and set them up as services. I'd like to write a Python script to read each row of a MySQL database ...
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Notify when a message did not occur

In Nagios it is easy to check that a log message happened in the last 48 hours and sound alarm. But how can I configure Nagios that it should sound alarm when a message did not occur in the last 48 ...
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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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How to add an event/alert on Zenoss for a string type SNMP OID?

I have the status of a particular application being reported as string over SNMP. When everything is working as expected, that monitoring reports an empty string and when some of the data sources ...
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Nagios: check local interface statistics

Is there any simple solution (nagios check script) to monitor local interface statistics? Of course I could do it by SNMP (e.g. check_snmp_int) but I don't think it is necessary to run SNMP agent for ...
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How to remotely monitor the windows LPD service from Nagios

We have a Windows Server 2003 R2 machine running an LPD service for us as part of an ERP implementation. I use Nagios to monitor the network and have this host set up already. I am now trying to set ...
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Nagios Monitoring Text on a Website contents

I need a plugin that allows me to nagios looking for a well-defined text in the content of my web page. if the text is found I would ok sion error who can help me please
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Nagios check_http - checking tomcat application status with regex & linespan

I wan't to check with our Nagios if a webapplication is running on Tomca7. I decided to use the check_http plugin with regex. I'm parsing the status-page of tomcat and check if column "Running" is ...
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nagios check_zypper always returns OK

I am trying to use the check_zypper plugin for Nagios (http://exchange.nagios.org/directory/Plugins/Operating-Systems/Linux/check_zypper/details), however it always returns: "Updates OK: no updates ...
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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 ...