0

I installed cacti on my laptop , running fedora . Installed it using yum install cacti . Hope that takes care of installing all the supporting tools.

Now I would like to know how to open the application and start using it . Anybody who has used cacti , could you please help me out ? Where will the executable for cacti be stored ? and how do i run it ? typing cacti on the command line did'nt work :/

5

Start reading the official documentation for linux/unix here: http://www.cacti.net/downloads/docs/html/install_unix.html and the manuals here: http://www.cacti.net/downloads/docs/html/

For a default Fedora installation, try open your browser at

http://localhost/cacti

and use the login/password that you have choosen during the installation

Follow the official documentation here:http://www.cacti.net/documentation.php

  • 1
    cough RTFM cough to be completely honest if you can't manage to login to cacti, you may have a pretty hard time configuring it. It's very powerful but not really "easy". – Coops Feb 24 '11 at 21:24

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.