[Nagios-users] can't get host to display in Host Detail panel

Diego Roccia diego.roccia at gmail.com
Thu Oct 14 12:33:44 UTC 2010


Actually the init script is not ran if you're running it via xinetd.
you should look for server_args in /etc/xinet.d/nrpe (usually this is
the file name)

Diego

On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 12:53 PM, Assaf Flatto <nagios at flatto.net> wrote:
> On 13/10/10 00:04, Jonathan Wiggins wrote:
>
> <snip>
>
> the place to look is in the nrpe init script , usually found in the
> /etc/init.d directory
>
> you are looking for the NrpeCfg parameter .
>
> Make sure to point it to the nrpe.cfg file you found.
>
> Assaf
>
> but then I see this also in the logs
> nrpe[11817]: Unable to open config file '/usr/local/nagios/etc/nrpe.cfg' for
> reading
> when I do a "locate nrpe.cfg", its only found in one location:
>  /etc/nagios/nrpe.cfg   --- looking at that file below- looks normal to me,
> and where is the application pulling this other nrpe.cfg location from, and
> how to change it? ((Or does that really not matter in this issue - seems
> like it would - and I need to focus elsewhere>?))
>
>
> log_facility=daemon
>
> pid_file=/var/run/nrpe/nrpe.pid
>
> server_port=5666
>
> #server_address=127.0.0.1
>
> nrpe_user=nagios
> nrpe_group=nagios
>
> allowed_hosts=127.0.0.1,10.0.100.130
> dont_blame_nrpe=0
> # command_prefix=/usr/bin/sudo
>
> debug=0 --> 1
>
> command_timeout=60
> connection_timeout=300
>
> #allow_weak_random_seed=1
>
> #include=<somefile.cfg>
>
> include_dir=/etc/nrpe.d/
>
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