Category Archives: NMS

Monitor TP-Link Smart Plug in check_mk

Objective: to integrate TP-Link Smart Plug into check_mk (for data history and for fun)Pre-requisite: Check_MK is installed and you have created check_mk site. check_mk installation tutorial will not be covered under this post. Install software dependencies apt-get install nodejs npm Install TP-Link Smart Home API Switch to OMD site OMD[home]:~/local/bin$ npm install tplink-smarthome-api Install TP-Link… Read More »

Munin monitoring on RaspberryPi/DietPi

Here’s the situation. I have an Odroid XU4 and Raspberry Pi, both of them running with DietPi image. The mission is to perform system monitoring for both of the system. Install Munin server Ensure that the system is up to date before you start to install Munin, run: Apache is used to show the Munin… Read More »

check_mk: problem & solution

Network Topology Problem: From Dashboard-Network Topology-click on any nodes and getting this error “It appears as though you do not have permission to view information for any of the services you requested… If you believe this is an error, check the HTTP server authentication requirements for accessing this CGI and check the authorization options in… Read More »