[smokeping-users] Information?

Tobias Oetiker tobi at oetiker.ch
Wed Apr 6 16:13:15 CEST 2011

Hi Glenn,

Today Glenn Andersson wrote:

> Hi dear smokeping users!
> I have a question to ask you all.
> I have a couple of sites around the world that I would like to
> monitor with smokeping, and prefer to use our main HQ as a master
> and the rest of the sites as slaves. That works as intended but
> now for my question:
> Is there a way to have each slave get its own config to ping its
> own set of hosts and then transfer over the information as an
> intended slave to the master.
> But I would like each slave to ping around to its own legs sort
> of say so I have one collector (the master) and a set of slaves
> that act like spiders and ping and gather info on all their legs.
> Don't know if the explanation was anything to understand but hope
> so.
> Would be glad to see if someone could answer it :)

you can have slave specific config on the server and you can even
tell the server to NOT use the config for itself ...


> Best regards,
> Glenn Andersson

Tobi Oetiker, OETIKER+PARTNER AG, Aarweg 15 CH-4600 Olten, Switzerland
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