Disabling active host checks at all

Marc Powell marc at ena.com
Thu Aug 19 01:13:22 CEST 2004

----Original Message----
From: pshemko [mailto:pshemko at ihug.co.nz]
Sent: Wednesday, August 18, 2004 6:00 PM
To: nagios-users at lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: [Nagios-users] Disabling active host checks at all

> Hi,
> We are building a distributed monitoring system with nagios. At the
> moment there are about 500 hosts. However, the main nagios host
> doesn't have access to any of the remote hosts (all the networks are
> firewalled). However, sometimes nagios tries to check the host by
> itself, and of course test fails with time out. Is there any way of
> disabling it?    

Set your host check_period to none and/or remove the check_command


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