[smokeping-users] Upgrading to Smokeping 2.4.0
tobi at oetiker.ch
Fri Oct 31 07:25:39 CET 2008
Yesterday Eric Chatham wrote:
> Thank you for the reply. I still am lost on what to do. I
> already have files that have been configured in the ../etc
> directory. Should I backup that directory or make a copy of it?
> Where is the smokeping web directory?
hmmm maybe the best thing is the setup a NEW smokeping install
alongside your existing one ... and copy the etc directory ... in
the config file, look for lines with '/' in them ... these are the
path names of 'interesting files' which you may have to adjust ...
> Also, I don't know if this is relevant but our current running
> version of smokeping has several holes in the graphs. I
> understand how the system is polling (somewhat) and I've removed
> offending customers in the graphs that aren't responding to a
> ping command. I still see the holes. Is there a limit to how
> many customers you can graph?
make sure to run smokeping with --log. in the log you will see if
there are problems with the number of targets ...
> Thank you,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tobias Oetiker [mailto:tobi at oetiker.ch]
> Sent: Thursday, October 30, 2008 6:30 PM
> To: Eric Chatham
> Subject: Re: [smokeping-users] Upgrading to Smokeping 2.4.0
> Hi Eric,
> Today Eric Chatham wrote:
> > Hello to whom it may concern,
> > I am having a problem upgrading to Smokeping 2.4.0 from Smokeping
> > 2.3.2. I am unsure which files need to be renamed and copied. I
> > am a newer Linux user so a brief understanding of some of the
> > commands/files may be helpful. I would also like to add the
> > SmokeTrace feature, but I'm not sure where the smokeping web
> > directory is at. Please assist. Thank you.
> you can basically just use the new release and copy your etc
> dirctory over ... (assuming you have stored the data outside the
> smokeping tree).
> > Eric Chatham
> > Broadvox MIS Department
> > Phone: (216) 373-4683
> > Fax: (216) 373-4669
> > echatham at broadvox.net
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