Nagios yum install

Brian Gaynor briang at
Tue Jan 8 18:47:37 UTC 2008

On Thu, 2008-01-03 at 10:53 +0100, Mike Morraye wrote:
> Dear List,
> I just installed nagios on my Fedora 8 trough Yum. (standard repo's)
> Now it seems that the rpm installs in different dir's than what you're
> expected to do while installing from source.
> Now it's quite hard to follow the official nagios manual, and i can't
> seem to find modified ones.
> What should I do?

While the rpms install directories don't match the Nagios defaults, they
do match up better with other Fedora packages. Most (all?) of what you
need can be found in /etc/nagios. Nagios takes a lot of configuring to
get anything useful. 

- Brian

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