Nagios time in far future

In case of the time being too far in the future you can go to:

/etc/init.d/nagios stop
mv /var/nagios/retention.dat{,.old}
/etc/init.d/nagios start

Nagios and dpt-i2o-raidutils, raidutil check

We do check our production boxes with hardware raid cards on raid status. We are using our script to call raidutil, which is running fine, but not under nagios user. Permissions for the files are as follows: -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 254708 Aug 20 2008 raideng -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 255880 Aug 20 2008 raidutil Solution is to add proper rights to utils with: chmod u+s raid* It should look like this: [Read More]