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Is it mandatory to configure PuppetDb for nagios installation

asked 2017-01-31 08:00:52 -0600

Is it mandatory to configure PuppetDb for Nagios installation,any other options for it

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answered 2017-02-01 09:49:09 -0600

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PuppeDB is what allows you to use exported resources. The intended pattern for nagios resources is to declare them on your clients, and export them, and realize them on the server.

The practical answer is that you need exported resources to properly use nagios with the native types.

The not so useful answer is you could manually create all of the nagios resources directly on your nagios server corresponding to the other pieces of your arch, and manage them that way. That is not very useful from an encapsulation / ease of deployment standpoint.

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