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Nagios escalations, prematurely critical escalation after warning

In Nagios 3, I would like a service to be escalated after being critical XX minutes. It works great on services that go from UP to CRITICAL. However, if the service has been warning >XX minutes (say ...
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Several hcAlarmVariable fields in hcFallingAlarm and hcRisingAlarm snmp notifications

I'm a little bit confused about several hcAlarmVariable fields in hcFallingAlarm/hcRisingAlarm snmp notifications from Cisco devices. Actually, I have to send notification when receive such kind of ...
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Can I use logwatch to let me know when PolicyD (a.k.a. cluebringer) is rejecting a given user?

I have set up PolicyD so that when a given user (tracked by SMTP auth) sends more than 50 messages in 20 minutes, it starts rejecting mail from that user. I can see entries in the mail logs when ...
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RSS feed/email list to be notified about java updates

I'm doing upgrades of JDK on our servers regularly. But because Oracle JDK installed via custom packages (not via package manager) I need way to be notified about updates. Are there way to be ...
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Event notification Application error

I get this error whenever i log on to my windows server 2008 "controller ID:0 Background initialization detected uncorrectable multiple medium errors".I really appreciate your contribution
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Windows - Backup file on change

How can I watch a file or folder for changes, and when any updates occur, back up a copy of that file? For example, when c:\orders\orders.xml is created or updated, write a copy to ...
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Zenoss: Notifications for events that are automatically being archived

I have an event transform that automatically sends a specific type of event to the archive like so: if evt.message.find("some pattern") >=0: evt.eventClassKey = "Some key" evt.eventClass = ...
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Scripting notifications for Outlook appointments on Linux

I've a similar question to the question Linux clients for Exchange calendar. Is there any way to allow Linux workstations to fetch the appointments out of the Exchange calendar? Unfortunately it's ...
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Exchange 2010 Push notifications

I'm looking to set up push notifications for the Outlook Web Application that are very similar to the windows client pop ups: ...
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Nagios is sending notifications for hosts with scheduled downtime

I've got the whole Nagios configured, it's working for a while now with many many hosts and everything is OK, except the one thing I've discovered. When I schedule a downtime for a host, it's sending ...
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How to modify nagios notificatios message to include last octet of the ip address

Does any one know where to look to modify the notifications that nagios send to have only last 2 octet of the ip lets say my ip is 192.168. 1.1 I wanted to have x.x.1.1 os it can be replaced with ...
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Checking that tasks are executed

I'm not sure how to explain this. Once one starts having dozens or hundres of servers, each running some sort of periodic jobs (mostly from cron), there is a problem of making sure (or as sure as ...
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How can I replace email alerts for system events with something more scalable?

I have a number of systems and services that send email alerts when some sort of event takes place. This works fine for a small number of systems but as the number of alerts grows the important ...
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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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TFS 2010: Email Notification List for Work Items?

Our previous work item tracking system had a feature called "notification list". In addition to the individual who is assigned a work item, any user included in this list would also receive an email ...
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How can I set email notification on file creation on Windows 2003 R2?

Each of our jobs has a folder created by a batch file triggered by our accounting software at the time the job is entered. In that folder is a subfolder called "Sales Pictures". I would like to be ...
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Does 'server downtime notification' email require user's consent? [closed]

We are preparing for a longer downtime on our project's site. We would like to let our users know about this planned downtime but we do not know if this requires their consent. Would this email be ...
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APNS : server side configuration

I went through number of guides and StackOverflow topics, but still can not find an answer to my problem. So we moved to a new server and our push notifications stopped working. (I was not managing ...
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Nagios alerts using twitter (with twurl) not firing

We've been using nagios for some time and have recently decided to change how we receive alerts. To this end, we've installed twurl ( https://github.com/marcel/twurl ) and are using it to send alerts. ...
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Watching for Unison errors

We've implemented a folder sync across two servers sitting in two different data centres using Unison. It's crucial for us that this folder sync work as expected as our SLAs depend on the data being ...
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Munin email notification

I am trying to get munin to notify me via email. I have configured munin and it reports critical and warning values but no alerts are being sent neither is any script being called. Can you please ...
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Nagios Notification Escalation

I've got Nagios configured properly, and I'm looking to do some (minorly) strange things with notifications. What we want to do is have the first three notifications fire off 5 minutes apart, then if ...
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How to disable Monit instance start/stop alerts?

Monit sends an alert every time the monit daemon is stopped or started. This is obnoxious and not useful information. According to the docs, I set: set alert user@mycompany.com but not on { ...
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Do anyone know a good commercial system for sending service notification emails?

Once in a while we all have a need for sending email notifications to our customers about disturbances of different kinds. For the moment we are using plain email for this, because our email ticketing ...
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Mail Permissions on a File Server Resource Manager Server

In 2008 server the File resource manager can be set up to alert users when they go over their quota etc. This is all configured however the email notifications are not working. They have been ...
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Nagios notifications definitions

I am trying to monitor a web server in such a way that I want to search for a particular string on a page via http. The command is defined in command.cfg as follows # 'check_http-mysite command ...
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Nagios: Disable notifications from command line on Windows/Linux

Our routine maintenance requires services have to be brought down. The problem is these services have Nagios checks and we either have to go to the web interface and disable the check or get the ...
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Escalate a notification regardless of timeperiod

My oncall rotation defines time periods based a persons geo graphic location. But our escalations need to go out to the entire team regardless of when they occur. Currently the only way I've found ...