[hobbit] single alert for a host going puprle
me2unix at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 17:53:40 CET 2007
- firewall rule modified, so no connection from a server to the hobbitd
- Hobbit client not run automatically after system restart
- Hobbit client stopped, hung, etc.
Yes , I am talking about these cases.
Not about tests done by the server which are "hidden" by conn when there is
I am talking about a hobbit client not running or not reaching hte server
and then all services monitored localy send many purple alerts .
On 11/13/07, Frédéric Mangeant <frederic.mangeant at steria.com> wrote:
> Josh Luthman a écrit :
> > Let me understand your situation. You have one host, IE:
> > 220.127.116.11 <http://18.104.22.168> mybroken.host.com <http://mybroken.host.com>
> > # ssh dns pop3 smtp http://mybrokenhost.com <http://mybrokenhost.com>
> > Now after some time you have ssh and dns going down, but the box is
> > still green on conn/ping? Logically, there are two problems - bad
> > bind and bad opensshd, so two alerts is a wise choice.
> > If you are saying with the example above that every test goes down
> > because it is offline, in my case at least, it only gives me one alert
> > - bad conn, the rest are tagged with "depend" essentially and don't
> > alert you. Is this not the case for you?
> there are various situations where a host responds to ping but does not
> send any status to hobbitd :
> - firewall rule modified, so no connection from a server to the hobbitd
> daemon allowed
> - Hobbit client not run automatically after system restart
> - Hobbit client stopped, hung, etc.
> Frédéric Mangeant
> Steria EDC Sophia Antipolis
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