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Monitoring Jabber Bot

Project description

Monitoring Jabber Bot with Zabbix support.


  • Simple and modular design

  • Alerts from Zabbix

  • Multi-User Chat (XEP-0045)

  • Colorful messages (XEP-0071)

  • Avatars (XEP-0084)

  • Roster management and ACL configuration

  • Plugins and commands:

    * ludolph.plugins.zabbix *
        * ack - acknowledge event with optional note
        * alerts - show a list of current zabbix alerts
        * duty - show a list of users in duty user group
        * groups - show a list of host groups
        * hosts - show a list of hosts
        * outage - show, create or delete maintenance periods
        * zabbix-version - show version of Zabbix API
    * ludolph.plugins.base *
        * about - details about this project
        * avatar-list - list available avatars for Ludolph (admin only)
        * avatar-set - set avatar for Ludolph (admin only)
        * broadcast - sent private message to every user in roster (admin only)
        * help - show this help
        * muc-invite - invite user to multi-user chat room (admin only)
        * roster-list - list of users on Ludolphs roster (admin only)
        * roster-remove - remove user from Ludolphs roster (admin only)
        * shutdown - shutdown Ludolph bot
        * uptime - show Ludolph uptime
        * version - display Ludolph version


  • Install the latest released version using pip:

    pip install ludolph
  • Make sure all dependencies (listed below) are installed (done automatically when installing via pip)

  • Create and edit the configuration file:

    cp /usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/ludolph/ludolph.cfg.example /etc/ludolph.cfg
  • The ludolph command should be installed somewhere in your PATH.

  • Init scripts for Debian and RHEL based distributions are also available:



For more information see the LICENSE file.

Avatars have been designed by

The Zabbix plugin is inspired by Dante.

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