ethOS – Install Nagios-NRPE-Server

ethOS is a Crypto-Mining oriented OS (Operating System) using Linux ubuntu.

Let’s see how to install Nagios-NRPE-Server package in order to monitor our RIG with a Nagios server on the other side.

 

  • Firstly elevate as root, it will be easier for the whole installation process:
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sudo -s

 

  • Install nagios-nrpe-server package using the ubuntu packager even if not recommend, this one won’t affect ethOS install :
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apt-get-ubuntu update

apt-get-ubuntu install nagios-nrpe-server

 

  • (Optional) create a symlink in order to acces your nagios config file easily :
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ln -s /etc/nagios/nrpe.cfg /etc/nrpe.cfg

 

  • Edit your new config file, do not forget to change the allowed_host parameter according to your nagios server ‘s ip:
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nano /etc/nrpe.cfg

 

  • Now setup your check according to your needs and Nagios skills.
  • I would recommend you to use those two scripts that I’ve made especially for Monitoring ethOS:
    • Check_RIG-Hash (Nagios Nrpe check in order to monitor your Hash rate by GPUs)
    • Check_RIG-Temp (Nagios Nrpe check in order to monitor your Temperature in C by GPUs)