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Nagios check_disk works at local host but not via check_nrpe

Posted 04-25-2014 at 02:59 PM by MensaWater

We ran into something we've not seen here before.

We run a Nagios master server with Nagios Core 3.3.1.
We have nrpe version 2.12 on the servers being monitored (clients) and use check_nrpe v2.12 from the master to interrogate them.
The version of check_disk on the clients is v1.4.14 (nagios-plugins 1.4.14).

Typically we setup the nrpe.cfg on the clients to monitor each individual disk by its device name e.g.
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ExTiX 14.1 is reviewed on

Posted 04-24-2014 at 11:18 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 04-29-2014 at 02:30 AM by exton

ExTiX 14.1 is reviewed on today (140424). It will probably mean that the number of downloads increases dramatically.

Edit later
Yes, over 3200 downloads in a few hours! Only from How many people have downloaded the ISO file from the Swedish Linux Society server I do not know.

Edit 140429
ExTiX 14.1 has now (140429) advanced to place 4 on Distrowatch.coms popularity list for the past seven days. (The listing of the 100 currently...
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ut oh

Posted 04-24-2014 at 09:33 AM by peonuser

Tried to redo the arch linux for my pogoplug. for some reason the batch file to do the image creation foobarred the boot of the hd on my host system. Thank god I can at least still get at my data. Have a spare drive that I may just do a clean install. then I will move the data over.One of the few times in twenty some odd years linux has ever really screwed up. Using a different machine for the time being. will not run that script on it.

Looking in the closet and can not believe how...
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ExTiX 14.1 based on Debian “Jessie” and Ubuntu 14.04 (alias "Trusty Tahr")

Posted 04-23-2014 at 12:42 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I have released a new version (14.1) of ExTiX today (140423). ExTiX is now based on Debian Jessie and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (alias Trusty Tahr), released 20140417. I have upgraded all packages to the latest version as of 140423.

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How to fix (possibly) wrong icon appearing for hp-systray

Posted 04-17-2014 at 06:37 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)

Depending on your DE configurations -- probably if you use KDE or mainly KDE/qt applications (I'm on Openbox, but I have "export DE=KDE" on my autostart for some reason), or perhaps if you use tint2, HP systray applet may show up with non-responsive "stolen" icons from neighbor applications and behave oddly in general.

It's generally set to autorun by there being a file "/etc/xdg/autostart/hplip-systray.desktop". All you got to do is to edit such...
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