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How to set up Zabbix to monitor SQL Server Failover Active-Passive Cluster?

It should be simple, so it is just most likely my approach being totally off and someone will hopefully prod me into the right direction. We have a Zabbix 2.0.3 server instance set up monitoring a ...
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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 ...
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Zabbix server 2.2.1 again crash

Yesterday my zabbix server ver 2.2.21 crash twice. I attach log files. http://speedy.sh/hhjjt/log-1.txt http://speedy.sh/ddTTw/log-2.txt Zabbix server is working on the following machine: CPU: ...
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Zabbix strange situation on Latest Data

Below I attach screen on zabbix: Anybody have some idea why in Latest Data I see information about Items? No settings have not been changed Zabbix. This situation are only for me account. On ...
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URL configuration with no port in haproxy

I need to configure a url into HAProxy for load balancing. the URL is like http://x.x.x.x/zabbix/ How do I configure this URL without port no. I have addd like below in /etc/haproxy/haproxy.cfg file. ...
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Zabbix - Create Trigger that parse the time in a file

I have a file that is written on each of my Zabbix clients with a time inside of it every hour. I need the Zabbix server(s) to check these files and alert if the time is at least 6 hours old. I ...
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Time is off in Zabbix graphs

I have two instances of zabbix running on two different RHEL servers. Data presented in web user interface on one are off by 2 hours and on the other by 3 hours (ahead). For example instead of 15:00 ...
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Zabbix : Trigger Dependency not working Agent(Not reachable)-depends on>Proxy(Not reachable)

We have proxy-agent relationship in which I want to make agent not reachable trigger to be dependent on proxy not reachable. Setup we have say for example : Zabb-Prxy(Proxy) monitors ...
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zabbix, dicovery rule for smnp device not working

Perhaps you can help I have quite a few mikrotik out in the field. They all connect to one 1 have in our data centre via l2pt or pptp. Im using zabbix to monitor them, its discovery rule for the ...
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Stop Zabbix notification for nodes under zabbix-proxy when proxy service is down

I have a zabbix-proxy and 12 nodes in that proxy. Right now whenever proxy service goes down. It send out of reach mail for all the 12 nodes. I want to send mail only for the zabbix proxy not for the ...
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zabbix 2.2.1 no graphs in Web scenario

Hello for some time I have a problem with graphs in web scenarios on Zabbix 2.2.1, I put below the screen, this problem has appeared at every graph of web scenario This same scenario installed a ...
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Zabbix doesn't update value from file neither with log[] nor with vfs.file.regexp[] item

I am using Zabbix 2.2. I have a very specific environment, where I have to generate desired data to file via script, then upload that file to ftp from host and download it to Zabbix server from ftp. ...
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zabbix & mointoring Lync 2013

Is someone trying to monitor Lync 2013 using Zabbix? specifically it and check whether the user can properly login. I found way to monitor Lync 2013 Edge Server and Lync 2013 Front End Server. ...
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“Force check now” in zabbix 2.2.1

If any of you know if there is a possibility of implementation "Force check now" just like in Nagios? the problem is that some check have a high update interval time for example 10 minutes, and ...
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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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Zabbix: Trying to monitor run time of a script, how is it done?

I'm a total noob to Zabbix and this is my first assignment... I need to build a monitor using Zabbix and monitor how long one script runs. The script looks like that: ...
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Zabbix & SNMPTT.log file access denied

I'm having a problem with a file accesed by ZAbbix to proccess all the SNMP trap data using a file /var/log/snmptt/snmptt.log. ZAbbix_proxy.log 23323:20140430:105246.532 sleeping for 5 seconds ...
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Zabbix 2.2.1 JBoss monitoring

I created items for JBoss that has monitored data sources: Name: JNDI name Type: JMX agent Key: jmx["jboss.as:type=datasources,name=readOnly","jndiName"] Host interface: ...
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How to check that a process is running on windows with zabbix

What would be the correct way to test that a specific process* is running on a host machine running Windows 7 that is connected to zabbix server? After reading a bit I understood using the proc_info ...
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Why are changing Zabbix's triggers status to unknown?

In zabbix I have an item which i create some triggers for that on below conditions: {Server Template:mysql.slowqueries.last(0,1800)}>{Server Template:mysql.slowqueries.last(0)} {Server ...
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Get power status over ipmi from zabbix

I am now looking for a way how to monitoring a server hardware such as fans/power supplies/etc.. The problem is, we have very dynamic environment - servers are automatically powered on/off - even ...
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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 ...
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how to get zabbix item values in two different time for trigger?

For monitoring some database servers parameters (NOT ZABBIX self), In zabbix I need to create a trigger for checking an item value at every 15 minute and run if the last retrieve value is increase or ...
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How can I compare a stat in a trigger with a stat on a different host in Zabbix?

I am tracking servers which have users on through zabbix and I want to make a trigger go off when there are more than double the users on the most full server than the least full server (I basically ...
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How do I check number of processes per CPU using zabbix?

By default zabbix is able to check the total number of processes on a machine and triggers and error if these are above 300. Clearly this doesn't work well for bigger machines. I do have a server ...
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Zabbix frontend 2.2.2 cannot display host map

I moved my zabbix fronted on a separate server. Today there is a problem when I try to open the map hostnames. The user has full rights to all hosts. After a moment map appeared, anybody have some ...
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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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Tomcat 7 log file date format

Tomcat7 log entries use a date format: Mar 30, 2014 11:50:32 AM How do I change it use the format: 2014-03-30 11:50:32 This would make it much easier for Zabbix to parse the log file for ...
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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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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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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 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 ...
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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 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: ...
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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 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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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: ...
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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 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: ...
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Configure active zabbix agent

I'm having trouble configuring an active zabbix agent in 2.0. If I set DisablePassive=1 then it stops listening, but the master zabbix server just reports the node as not responding. How exactly ...
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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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How can I configure an LDAP ACL such that users may *only* use allowed services?

I am trying to configure acl with attribute allowedService in such a way that users with an application name entry can only login to that particular application. We have users as follows: dn: ...
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Automated zabbix 2.0 install

I'm trying to automate the install of the Zabbix server. I had used the 1.8 Ubuntu packages before but am now compiling from source to get the 2.0.4 version. The install instructions appear to use an ...
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Is Zabbix the right tool for me?

I just want to monitor a small handful of servers (less than 10). From reading various places it sounds like the top leading contenders (for open source at least) are: nagios munin zabbix From ...
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Zabbix graph of item from different hosts

How can I get Zabbix to display the same item from multiple hosts in a single graph? I wish to compare the item on different hosts.
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Zabbix_proxy cannnot send data on java_gateway

I have some problem with monitoring JBoos with JMX interface. This problem I resolve with recompile zabbix_java_gateway on file (JMXItemChecker.java) Old: String conn = ...
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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 ...