[Nagiosplug-help] Pushing Nagios plugins over ssh

Jacob Joseph jmjoseph at andrew.cmu.edu
Wed Jun 30 07:35:01 CEST 2004

Check_by_ssh still requires that the command to be run exist on the 
remote machine.  My script allows both distribution and running of the 


Jeff Smelser wrote:
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> On Wednesday 30 June 2004 02:08 am, Jacob Joseph wrote:
>>Hi all.  I have created a bit of infrastructure to aid in pushing nagios
>>plugins to remote machines with nothing more than an ssh connection.
>>nrpe and nsca became too much of a hassle to maintain across many client
>>machines.  This solution allows centralize configuration and a very
>>light installation on the clients.  Due to our range of architectures,
>>I've also rewritten the plugins we need in python so as to be able to
>>run without recompilation.
> Hows this different then check_by_ssh?
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