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monitoring mailscanner queue with zabbix

Anoyne knows how to setup zabbix monitoring for mailscanner queue ? We managed to setup monitoring for exim queue, but we noticed that mailscanner also fills its queue sometimes and we would like ...
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unable to start zabbix_server on OSX 10.9

I followed the zabbix docs available on https://www.zabbix.com/documentation/doku.php?id=2.0/manual/installation/install Installation from source I have the web part up and running and I get Zabbix ...
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Zabbix 2.0 reads logs correctly, but trigger status is “UNKNOWN”

I'm trying to monitor a log file for the word "error", and if the word appears, fire a trigger for each new occurence of "error." I'm starting simply, with a file (/var/log/test.log) that is world-...
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bash script to check zabbix java gateway

I wrote simple script to check status of a service and when service is down search live processes for the service and kill them, then remove pid file and restart service. The problem is that the ...
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How to get Zabbix to report out of date packages?

How do I configure Zabbix to report for Linux servers that have out of date packages? The following shell command reports if package updates are available: /usr/bin/yum --debuglevel 2 --security ...
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Zabbix JMX JBoss monitoring

do any of you tried to monitor 'Jboss.as.expr: subsystem = datasources, data-source = aft-ds ". ? I tried to do it with such Item jmx ["jboss.as.expr: type = datasources name = aft-ds", "jdbc", "...
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Zabbix not connecting to MySql database

I'm trying to get Zabbix running under Amazon Linux I've installed the following packages: zabbix20-server-2.0.11-1.el6.x86_64 zabbix20-server-pgsql-2.0.11-1.el6.x86_64 zabbix20-web-mysql-2.0.11-1....
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How do I call an external app in zabbix 2.2?

I have an app that reports the status of another app. It does a little more than just check if the app is in the process list. It returns 0 if OK and -1 if error. How would I call this app through ...
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What dose these units means in zabbix?

When i try to set some items for my disk read and write, I found it by vfs.dev.read and vfs.dev.writefor zabbix-agent. This item contain a parameter named type which some of them are unknown for me. ...
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How to monitor an RSS with Zabbix

I'd like to setup Zabbix monitoring for the Google Apps Status Dashboard, and I was thinking that monitoring the RSS Feed with Zabbix's WEB monitoring would be the best way to approach it. However, I ...
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Zabbix 2.0: Regular Expression to extract value from a String for a trigger?

I am using Zabbix 2.0.4 to monitor several Java applications. Most values are exported via JMX. One of those exported attributes is a string that is constructed like this: [IP_1],[port_1],[ms_time_1];[...
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Submit NULL values in Zabbix passive checks

Recently I configured some passive checks in Zabbix. Now, I saw that some checks failed for some periods of time, but this is not clear when looking at the chart. It seems that the value was stable ...
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Mongodb monitoring using mikoomi plugin of zabbix is not rendering any data

I'm using mikoomi plugin https://code.google.com/p/mikoomi/wiki/03 to monitor mongo db, in that there is shell script which is calling php script and returning 0 to zabbix and parallely writing a data ...
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Can Zabbix alert me when an SNMP device does not respond?

Zabbix is capable of monitoring SNMP-capable devices, and even displays their status in its web interface: The green icon indicates that Zabbix is receiving data. The red icon indicates that ...
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Zabbix no free space on disk

I have zabbix 2.2.1 and 252 monitors the hosts. Currently, the database is in local and size database is 65GB is running housekeeper who clears history entries older than 30 days. Entries are deleted, ...
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Linux log file monitoring by zabbix 2.2.1

Windows monitoring the log files, have no problem. But I could not watch the log file in linux. I wonder where I make mistakes. Zabbix Version : 2.2.1 Linux : Centosx64 ActiveCheck Item log["/...
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15minload.nodata() is triggered in zabbix when CPU load is 0.00

The following SNMP trigger configuration {Template_SNMPv2_GENERAL:15minload.nodata(180)}=1 produces an alert each time the load average for 15 minutes on a RHEL machine running snmpd is 0.00 (value ...
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Can I created nested discovery rules in Zabbix?

I have installed Zabbix for monitoring some machines I'm responsible for. A few hosts in this setup run multiple redis instances running on different ports and each instance has multiple databases. I ...
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zabbix jboss monitored by zabbix

I try monitor JBoss by zabbix. I create Template and HOST. In Host I use JMX Interfaces. But when I enable this host I see this error: "java.io.IOException: Failed to retrieve RMIServer stub: javax....
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Does Zabbix support wildcards in conditions (for actions)?

For example, if you go to Configuration > Actions > choose or create one > Conditions (tab). Then in "New condition", choose: Trigger name, like, [hello foo bar]. Can I use a wildcard to match the ...
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how to send individual data fields from logstash to zabbix

so we want to monitor the Tomcat access times with zabbix. I looked at logstash, thinking that it could parse the log messages, and it can. I get parts of the log message as individual fields in the ...
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zabbix change permission scheme

I have situation something like that: In zabbix I have two maps and I am looking for a solution how to set up access to the user had the ability to watch just one map. Please on advice it is possible ...
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What does Zabbix message “Free disk space is less than XX% on volume Shared memory” mean?

I use Zabbix to monitor my environment. The Zabbix server warns me with the following message: "Free disk space is less than 20% on volume Shared memory" Can someone explain "volume Shared memory" ...
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Migrating Zabbix host to new server

I am bringing up a new Zabbix 2.2.1 server and want to migrate my hosts to it one at a time. The kicker is that I also want to migrate their data (history & trends). The old and new servers are ...
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How to specify a scenario wildcard in Zabbix expression

I'm using Zabbix 2.0 am wondering how to use a wildcard or regular expression for a scenario name of a trigger? For example, I have the following trigger: MyHost:web.test.fail[<scenario>].avg(#...
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monitoring jira by zabbix

Anybody knows, how monitoring Jira by zabbix. In Jira some customer can create tickek when send mail on specify mailbox who is connected to Jira and to specify project. Please tell me how monitoring ...
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How to view CPU Load on Windows Server 2008 [duplicate]

It's a simple question, really, I'd like to check the CPU Load of my Windows Server 2008 machine. This value gets reported to Zabbix, but I have no clue where Zabbix gets the value from. All I can ...
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Zabbix icmp pinger processes more than 75% busy

In my zabbix server I have this error. Zabbix icmp pinger processes more than 75% busy Anybody have some advice how fix it? Regards
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Update zabbix-agent mysql credentials

I want to monitor my mysql server with zabbix. So i've created a mysql user called zabbix. The user got a secret password. Now is my question where i can update the password in the zabbix config? I ...
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Zabbix aggregate checks shows wrong statistics

Please, help with a Zabbix problem. I configured aggregate check, which should calculate the group load on outgoing eth0 for the whole group "Linux Servers" I have in Zabbix. Here is a screenshot of ...
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Zabbix with active checks

In Zabbix 2.0 I have configured zabbix agents to be active and disabled passive checks. I've also configured the host to automatically add these hosts to the "Discovered Hosts" host group. However, ...
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Zabbix 2.0 log monitoring - deactivating trigger

I am using Zabbix for monitoring log files. I've got trigger, which is activated when errors are written to the log: {Test:log["/opt/test/log.out","^ERROR.*$","UTF-8",100].diff(0)}>0 So, now I ...
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Zabbix: Nagios like hosts/services status list

How can I have a screen or view in Zabbix where I can see all or all problematic services/hosts in a status list like the one in Nagios? Below a screenshot of Nagios problematic services status list ...
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Add Zabbix S.M.A.R.T. monitor to ESXi 5

I have a ESXi 5.1 host with 3 Hard Disk (1 SSD, 2 Magnetic) and I want to monitor them, especially for the S.M.A.R.T Data, that is critical and preannunce an HDD break. Since I'm really unfamiliar ...
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Problems with vfs.file.exists on Zabbix 2.0

I'm having problems with vfs.file.exists on Zabbix 2.0.6 on a 64-bit Fedora 19 box. 2.0.6 is the latest version available from the Fedora yum repository, at the time of writing. I want to check for ...
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Zabbix monitor http service with simple check

How can I add trigger, or to be correct .. how should trigger look like, for net.tcp.service[http,80] so it would sound alarm if http is down longer than minute or two. I know that I can set ...
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zabbix agents with the same IP moving between proxies

We have a Zabbix environment where we are attempting to monitor systems on customer networks through proxies installed at each location. Many customer sites share the same IP range which seems to be a ...
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Count function in Zabbix's Trigger condition

I'm trying to create a trigger that can count the amount of value 1 that appears 3 times from zabbix's item in 30 seconds. My trigger condition is: {myserver:service.myservice.count(30)}> 3 I'm ...
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How do I monitor “system status” for an application that spans multiple components/servers in Zabbix?

Assume I have an application with the following setup: 5 webservers running Apache 2 databases configured for failover In Zabbix (or even another monitoring suite, for that matter), is it possible ...
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How can transfer zabbix item from different hosts and save item statistic

There are two server's (srv1 and srv2). Mysql server has been installed on which of them. Srv1 mysql contains database (db1). Zabbix-server get statistic throw configured agent user parameter (https://...
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Zabbix on amazon ec2. Installation

I've read about mikoomi. And I it is not suitable for me. I do not have access to secret key. I want to install and use zabbix server and agent itself on instances. Is it good idea? And here is the ...
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How to combine Zabbix with MariaDB?

Ubuntu Server 13.04; Zabbix actual version from source code; MariaDB 5.5 Fistly I've download and unpack Zabbix source code. After that: ./configure --enable-server --enable-agent --with-mysql --...
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Zabbix - monitoring custom values

I have a Windows application (exposed through a WCF service) which needs to be monitored for some statistics (e.g. a graph of online users, a graph of pending documents etc.). I am new to Zabbix, and ...
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Zabbix triggers during network problems

I have a office zabbix server that is monitoring several distant servers. Most of the checks are via agents. When there are network problems in the office where zabbix server resides, I get lots of ...
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Using Git as a means to sync zabbix instances

So in our environment, we are using a custom build of Zabbix as a monitoring solution. We have Zabbix deployed to four different sites, and would like to ensure that the build is consistent across all ...
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Zabbix Trigger for SELinux (type=AVC) Errors

I would like to create a trigger in Zabbix to alert me anytime a type=AVC error appears in a CentOS 6 server's /var/log/audit/audit.log file. I've already tried creating a basic log scrape. E.g.: ...
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Is it safe to expose zabbix_agentd to public internet?

One of my machine set by a third party contractor is running zabbix_agentd in the network that can be accessed from the Internet (i.e. no firewall port blocking) I want to ask, it is safe? Is the ...
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Will reconfiguring Zabbix clear out the database?

I have a quick question. I need Zabbix to have access to CURL. However, I don't think that when it was installed the with-libcurl was set: ./configure --enable-server --enable-agent --with-mysql --...
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Agent interfaces settings in Zabbix for Active agents?

I need to run a ZABBIX setup, where some of my agents is behind firewalls, so the Zabbix server can't connect to the agent. Every item is setup to be using Zabbix agent (Active) and i got data as ...
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Zabbix agent - high CPU usage

I am monitoring a host with the help of Zabbix and I noticed that Zabbix agent started using quite a lot of CPU cycles: PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND ...