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How-To: Monitoring a Server with Munin

Posted by chantra on 1st December 2006

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series How-To: Monitoring a Server with Munin

Munin is a simple to configure tool that make real nice graph about your server status. It can actually deal with almost any aspect of your server (load average, network cards status, CPU usage, memory usage, postfix, exim4, mysql ...) without spending much time in configuring it.

Munin produce MRTG likes graph so you can easily see how your server health is going.

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How-To: Monitoring a Server with Munin — page 2

Posted by chantra on 2nd December 2006

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series How-To: Monitoring a Server with Munin

2. Setting up apache

Okie, now we are going to set up an apache virtual host called monitoring.example.com in order to be able to access our statistics through http://monitoring.example.com url.

To do so, you need to have a working apache server. If you do not yet. Please install apache with:

$sudo apt-get install apache2

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