NRPE is definitely the way to go perform such "remote host health
monitoring" (e.g. discs, CPU, memory, processes, etc):
Basically, it allows to perform "local" tests (e.g. disc SMART status
check) on the remote host and have it "passed back" through the network.
Cédric Dufour @ Idiap Research Institute
On 23/07/09 15:28, Roderick A. Anderson wrote:
> I'm just getting started with Nagios but would like to get some LV
> hosts monitored. I have several guests being monitored already but
> since there is no specific functionality visible to the network for a
> host I am wondering if anyone has come up with a good method to do this.