Nagios - NagiosQL Install
You installed according to the Centos - Minimal Install and Post config right?
pecl install -f ssh2 touch /etc/php.d/ssh2.ini echo extension=ssh2.so > /etc/php.d/ssh2.ini /etc/init.d/httpd graceful
Install Mysql-server if you're not using a separate server for SQL
yum install mysql-server
You will need mysql though.
yum install mysql php-mysql
Create database, user and grant permissions.
mysql> create database nagiosql1; mysql> create user 'nagiosql1uzr'@'localhost' identified by 'rzullqsoigan'; mysql> grant all privileges on nagiosql1.* to 'nagiosql1uzr'@'localhost' identified by 'rzullqsoigan'; mysql> flush privileges;
Save the account information. You will need it later. Edit php.ini and set Timezone to America/Chicago
Unpack the archive into a folder on your webserver and visit the install page. Check and satisfy requirements. Here's a few things you will need. You should know how to do this...
Create nagiosql user, and include that user in the nagios group, include nagios in the nagiosql group as well. You should know how to do this too.
make /etc/nagiosql folder - Set owner, and perms 0777
Nagios base folder:
In NagiosQL Define Config Targets as follows. Some of these may need work.
Base directory /etc/nagiosql/ Host directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/hosts/ Service directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/services/ Backup directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/backup/ Host backup directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/backup/hosts/ Service backup directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/backup/services/ Nagios base directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/ Import directory /usr/local/nagios/etc/objects/ Picture base directory /usr/local/nagios/share/images/logos/ Nagios command file /usr/local/nagios/var/rw/nagios.cmd Nagios binary file /usr/local/nagios/bin/nagios Nagios process file /usr/local/nagios/var/nagios.lock Nagios config file /usr/local/nagios/etc/nagios.cfg
chmod 775 /usr/local/nagios/etc/nagios chmod 664 /usr/local/nagios/etc/nagios.cfg chmod 664 /usr/local/nagios/etc/cgi.cfg
chown apache.nagios /usr/local/nagios/etc/* -R
chmod 6755 /etc/nagiosql chmod 6755 /usr/local/nagios/etc/hosts -R chmod 6755 /usr/local/nagios/etc/services -R chown apache.nagios /etc/nagiosql -R
NagiosQL Backup Configuration
chmod 6755 /usr/local/nagios/etc/backup -R chown apache.nagios /etc/nagiosql/backup -R
Amend already existing files
chmod 644 /usr/local/nagios/etc/*.cfg chown nagios.apache /usr/local/nagios/var/rw/nagios.cmd
The Nagios binary must be executable by the Apache user:
chown nagios.apache /usr/local/nagios/bin/nagios chmod 750 /usr/local/nagios/bin/nagios
POST INSTALL NOTES:
NagiosQL has the ability to import functional configuration files. Pay attention to the command import folder. This makes a transition to NagiosQl very easy to do. I keep backups of my config files for these cases. Things like Alerting periods, basic commands etc.