is an open source system monitoring software package; we thought it important to get the Nagios community supported on OpenSolaris
so Sun's ISV Engineering
department spent some time on the task. You can check out our results by going to the OpenSolaris "pending
" repository and installing these packages:
If you want to see what I did to test these packages after installation, look at this review page and you'll see my comments from October 17.
If you don't know how to install packages from the OpenSolaris "pending" repository, then the main thing you need to learn is how to add repositories to your Package Manager application. Do these two steps from a shell on your OpenSolaris installation:
- type "pfexec pkg set-authority -O http://jucr.opensolaris.org/pending jucr-pending"
- type "pfexec pkg refresh"
After that, the next time you launch the Package Manager application, look on the right side of the application and you can choose "jucr-pending" from the pop-up menu. Do that, and after a moment you'll see a list of all the packages in the "pending" repository. Nagios, nagios-plugins, and nrpe will be there.
Check 'em out, and leave comments to let us know what you think. If they look fine, we'll promote them to the main third-party applications repository, the "contrib
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