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Notifications via jabber Nagios plugin

Project description

nagios-notification-jabber is a Nagios-plugin that send Nagios notifications via jabber

Installation

  • Obtain your copy of source code from git repository: git clone https://github.com/vint21h/nagios-notification-jabber.git. Or download latest release from https://github.com/vint21h/nagios-notification-jabber/tags.
  • Run python ./setup.py install from repository source tree or unpacked archive under root user. Or use pip: pip install nagios-notification-jabber.

Configuration

  • Read and understand Nagios documentation.
  • Create Nagios commands definitions like this:
# "host-notify-by-jabber" command
define command
{
    command_name    host-notify-by-jabber
    command_line    /usr/bin/notification_jabber.py -r $CONTACTPAGER$ -m "Host '$HOSTALIAS$' is $HOSTSTATE$ - Info: $HOSTOUTPUT$"
}

# "service-notify-by-jabber" command
define command
{
    command_name    service-notify-by-jabber
    command_line    /usr/bin/notification_jabber.py -r $CONTACTPAGER$ -m "$NOTIFICATIONTYPE$ $HOSTNAME$ $SERVICEDESC$ $SERVICESTATE$ $SERVICEOUTPUT$ $LONGDATETIME$"
}
  • Add to your contact definition option pager with your Jabber ID value and add to service_notification_commands and host_notification_commands contact definition options service-notify-by-jabber and host-notify-by-jabber values respectively.
  • Copy /usr/share/doc/nagios-notification-jabber/notification_jabber.ini to /etc/nagios with your nagios bot credentials and optional resource by Nagios instance hostname or custom string. Attention: nagios user must have notification_jabber.ini read permissions.

New Python support

Because original xmpppy library development stopped, it does not support new python versions. Therefore nagios-notification-jabber does not working with Python 2.7 and higher. If you want use nagios-notification-jabber with new Python versions you must install any xmpppy fork with new Python versions support instead of xmppy.

Licensing

nagios-notification-jabber is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. For complete license text see COPYING file.

Contacts

Project Website: https://github.com/vint21h/nagios-notification-jabber

Author: Alexei Andrushievich <vint21h@vint21h.pp.ua>

For other authors list see AUTHORS file.

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