[smokeping-users] Master/Slave configuration trouble

Eric Chatham echatham at broadvox.com
Wed Jun 10 19:30:51 CEST 2009

On Wednesday, June 10, 2009 13:22, Nathan Long wrote,

> The command and error you posted doesn't match up.  I'm not sure if it's a typo or not.  The command lists a secrets.txt while the error shows
> secrets.conf.  Anyways.  The slaves do not read the master's config file, and the slaves do not have a config of their own.  When contact is
> made, the master will send the slave it's config.

If I'm understanding this right the "--shared-secret" switch is the "answer" file for /opt/smokeping/etc/secrets.conf file on the master server.  Is that correct?  Locally, I have secrets.txt with the "answer" that is on the master server.

--shared-secret=/opt/smokeping/secret.txt for laxvpn001




<password1> is the same all around.

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