AuditingWG team's workboard. Any relevant information will be posted here, and will help keep you up to date with what we are up to.
believe that Nagios is the perfect package to use, as it gives us more power to montior the
Opennic network, and pinpoint problems more accurately.
failure, and then send a follow up email when the system returns to normal.
monitoring the overall health of the OpenNIC network.
- Monitoring of network services (SMTP, POP3, HTTP, NNTP, PING, etc.)
- Monitoring of host resources (processor load, disk and memory usage, running processes, log files, etc.)
- Monitoring of environmental factors such as temperature
- Simple plugin design that allows users to easily develop their own host and service checks
- Ability to define network host hierarchy, allowing detection of and distinction between hosts that are down and those that are unreachable
- Contact notifications when service or host problems occur and get resolved (via email, pager, or other user-defined method)
- Optional escalation of host and service notifications to different contact groups
- Ability to define event handlers to be run during service or host events for proactive problem resolution
- Support for implementing redundant and distributed monitoring servers
- External command interface that allows on-the-fly modifications to be made to the monitoring and notification behavior through the use of event handlers, the web interface, and third-party applications
- Retention of host and service status across program restarts
- Scheduled downtime for suppressing host and service notifications during periods of planned outages
- Ability to acknowledge problems via the web interface
- Web interface for viewing current network status, notification and problem history, log file, etc.
- Simple authorization scheme that allows you restrict what users can see and do from the web interface
- Extract from the website - http://www.nagios.org/about/
- This list will keep on growing. Any ideas, email them to the OpenNIC mailing list.
- An email from all TLD admins to confirm they want alert emails sent
- Robin to setup our DNS records for the Audit servers
- Nagios howto (Debian, Fedore, FreeBSD and more)
- Nagios conf examples
- AuditingWG plan (In detail) - "ThePlan"
- Nagios Config Standards
- OpenNIC Nagios Shell Install
OpenNIC network. You can help by setting up your own nagios host. There are detailed instructions that walk you through the install process. Also, on the side bar are the configuration files you need to have the system setup to monitor the OpenNIC network. Once setup, please email julian <at> jdcomputers.com.au the details of the server, I.E the location and IP.
- Join the team. Send email to the OpenNIC mailing list expressing your interest
- Setup a monitoring server - InstallingNagios
The best help anyone can offer is by using OUR dns servers. Help support OpenNIC and spread the word.