System Monitoring with Munin
As part of our monitoring setup we are using Munin to collect data for various metrics on our machines. The server is running on sp1. The web interface is available at http://monitoring.php.net/munin/. Use your CVS account data for the authentication.
Currently the following machines are running
Node setup instructions
In order to add a machine to the monitoring one must follow these steps:
- Install the
munin-nodeapplication. Most modern UNIX-like operating systems ship with it. For boxes with CentOS, make sure that rpmforge is being used.
sp1to connect to the node by adding an
allow 66\.249\.27\.150line to the configuration file for
- Depending on the machine it may be necessary to allow access to port 4949 from the outside. Use
iptables -I INPUT -p tcp --dport 4949 --src 126.96.36.199 -j ACCEPTfor this.
- Let Martin (mj) know once the node is set up so that it can be added to the server's list of clients.