AlienVault Home Support Forums Blogs Sign In • Register Howdy, Stranger! Per Definition, it is ok for Nagios if there is an empty hostgroup, it is no problem if you define a hostgroup in your config without any members ("0 Warnings, 0 have a peek here Make sure to read the HTML documentation regarding the config files, as well as the 'Whats New' section to find out what has changed.errors in config! ...

My initial idea was > to define a dummy host and make it a member of every hostgroup. > But i think this is not the most elegant way to deal host-groups.cfg (9.33 KB) calestyo, 04/24/2012 03:34 PM 2437.cfg (552 Bytes) mfriedrich, 08/01/2012 03:42 AM Associated revisions Revision 54d1e797 Added by mfriedrich over 4 years ago core: allow multiple empty (host)groups chained If you look at the configuration, host_name is required for any service: http://nagios.sourceforge.net/docs/3_0/objectdefinitions.html#service By assigning an empty housgroup you are doing the same as omitting host_name and this is why Nagios Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact Us for more details You seem to have CSS turned off.

hostgroup_members g3}define hostgroup { hostgroup_name g2 ... ; no members} ... However I'm wondering if you really need "global hostsgroups" in your distributed setup. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]sec_goat 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(2 children)given the situation where would one define a host? hostgroup_members g2}define hostgroup { hostgroup_name g2 ...

Thanks for your time, I don't believe it's inconsistent... My initial idea was to define a dummy host and make it a member of every hostgroup. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy (updated). © 2016 reddit inc. You won't be able to vote or comment. 012Issue with nagios configs (self.nagios)submitted 1 year ago by vulcan_hammerThis error has been driving me batty, I feel like I'm probably missing something obvious but google is

It looks like you're new here. sigma7 Student Posts 64 Number of hosts 100 Number of services 1000 Operating Systems Debian Etch, SLES 10 SP2 1 Error: Could not expand hostgroups and/or hosts specified in service ... Ben.Patrick Posts: 10Joined: Thu Mar 10, 2011 5:26 am Top Re: Created Host Groups But Getting Configuration Error by Box293 » Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:36 am From what I Cheers,Chris. #11 Updated by mfriedrich over 4 years ago Icinga Version set to 1.7.1 OS Version set to Debian yep, i would require you to do so as this is only

There are some hosts that don't have any services and i just do active host checks on them (new logic, haven't tested this). From Nagios Version 3.0rc3 and up, empty hostgroups are ignored by default. You seem to have CSS turned off. Yahoo!

icinga fails to start with:Error: Could not expand members specified in hostgroup (config file '/etc/icinga/objects/host-groups.cfg', starting on line 6) Error processing object config files! cjcboy2 November 2012 I was able to make this work. Sign In with OTX Sign In Register Categories Recent Discussions Activity Best Of...