Icinga

Chapter 2. Getting Started

Table of Contents

2.1. Advice for beginners
2.1.1. Icinga Overview
2.1.2. Icinga web GUI comparison
2.2. Quickstart Installation Guides
2.3. Icinga Quickstart
2.3.1. Introduction
2.3.2. Prerequisites
2.3.3. Install packages
2.3.4. Create Account Information
2.3.5. Download Icinga and the Plugins
2.3.6. Compile and install Icinga
2.3.7. Customise Configuration
2.3.8. Configure the Classic Web Interface
2.3.9. Compile and Install the Monitoring Plugins
2.3.10. Adjusting the SELinux settings
2.3.11. Start Icinga
2.3.12. Login to the Classic Web Interface
2.3.13. Other Modifications
2.3.14. You're Done
2.4. Icinga Quickstart FreeBSD
2.5. Icinga with IDOUtils Quickstart
2.5.1. Introduction
2.5.2. Prerequisites
2.5.3. New features for the IDOUtils:
2.5.4. Install Packages
2.5.5. Create Account Information
2.5.6. Download Icinga and the Plugins
2.5.7. Compile and Install Icinga with IDOUtils
2.5.8. Compile and Install
2.5.9. Customise Configuration
2.5.10. Enable the idomod event broker module
2.5.11. Creation of Database and IDOUtils
2.5.12. Configure the Classic Web Interface
2.5.13. Compile and Install the Monitoring Plugins
2.5.14. Adjusting the SELinux settings
2.5.15. Start IDOUtils and Icinga
2.5.16. Configure Icinga Startup
2.5.17. Login to the Classic Web Interface
2.5.18. Other Modifications
2.5.19. You're Done
2.6. Icinga and IDOUtils Quickstart on FreeBSD
2.7. Icinga Packages for Linux Distributions
2.8. Links to other published Howtos
2.9. Upgrading (to) Icinga
2.9.1. Upgrading from previous Icinga Releases
2.9.2. Upgrading from Nagios 3.x Releases
2.9.3. Upgrading from Nagios 2.x Releases
2.9.4. Upgrading from an RPM Installation
2.10. Upgrading IDOUtils Database
2.10.1. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.9
2.10.2. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.8
2.10.3. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.7
2.10.4. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.5
2.10.5. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.4
2.10.6. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.3
2.10.7. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.0.3
2.10.8. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.0.2
2.10.9. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.0.1
2.10.10. Upgrading IDOUtils to 1.0
2.11. Monitoring Overview
2.12. Monitoring Windows Machines
2.12.1. Introduction
2.12.2. Overview
2.12.3. Steps
2.12.4. What's Already Done For You
2.12.5. Prerequisites
2.12.6. Installing the Windows Agent
2.12.7. Configuring Icinga
2.12.8. Password Protection
2.12.9. Restarting Icinga
2.12.10. Troubleshooting
2.13. Monitoring Linux/Unix Machines
2.13.1. Introduction
2.13.2. Overview
2.14. Monitoring Netware Servers
2.15. Monitoring Network Printers
2.15.1. Introduction
2.15.2. Overview
2.15.3. Steps
2.15.4. What's Already Done For You
2.15.5. Prerequisites
2.15.6. Configuring Icinga
2.15.7. Restarting Icinga
2.16. Monitoring Routers and Switches
2.16.1. Introduction
2.16.2. Overview
2.16.3. Steps
2.16.4. What's Already Done For You
2.16.5. Prerequisites
2.16.6. Configuring Icinga
2.16.7. Restarting Icinga
2.17. Monitoring Publicly Available Services
2.17.1. Introduction
2.17.2. Plugins for Monitoring Services
2.17.3. Creating a Host Definition
2.17.4. Creating Service Definitions
2.17.5. Restarting Icinga