[Nagiosplug-help] newbie question: check-host-alive
sghosh at sghosh.org
Mon Sep 15 21:36:01 CEST 2003
On Mon, 15 Sep 2003, Mike Arends wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've got Nagios up-and-running. Looks good sofar and the configuration files in
> nagios/etc seem logical enough, but....
> I've configured some different type objects to monitor, server, pc, router,
> etc. and check for existence and status of services running on these objects.
> Works great.
> When I try to monitor just for being alive I get no response when defining a
> host with noi specific services to monitor. When I add a service to monitor the
> ping for alive is executed.
> Does anybody have an exmple of how to configure the hosts.cfg file only to
> check if an object like aprinter is alive using ping?
No monitoring without services...
Add a ping service...
check_ping or check_fping
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