ZenPacks

HTTP Components ZenPack

This zenpack allows monitored URLs to be managed as if they were device components, using the standard GUI component management methods.

Support

This ZenPack is developed by the Zenoss user community and supported via our online forums. Zenoss, Inc. does not provide direct support for this ZenPack.

Releases

Version 1.4- Download
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.2.x
Version 1.3- Download
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.2.x
Version 2.0- Download
Summary of changes: Zenoss 4.x support, migrated to ConstructionKit
Released on 2013/03/19
Requires ConstructionKit ZenPack
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.2.x, Zenoss Core 4.2.x
Version 2.1- Download
Summary of changes: updated to support ConstructionKit 2.0, added object relations to IpService
Released on 2013/11/05
Requires ConstructionKit ZenPack
Compatible with Zenoss Core 4.2.x
Version 2.2- Download
Summary of changes: minor changes for password handling, requires ConstructionKit 2.5
Released on 2014/05/13
Requires ConstructionKit ZenPack
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.2.x, Zenoss Core 4.2.x

Background

This zenpack allows monitored URLs to be managed as if they were device components, using the standard GUI component management methods.

It wraps the "check-http" Nagios plugin that ships with Zenoss, with the command plugin arguments are the component attributes assigned at component creation.

Installation

Normal Installation (packaged egg)

  1. Download the appropriate egg file for the version of Zenoss you are running.
  2. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  3. Install the ZenPack:
    $ zenpack --install ZenPacks.community.zenHttpComponent-*.egg
  4. Restart these services:
    $ zenoss restart

Developer Mode Installation

In order to do a development mode installation you will want to clone the existing git repository, and then use the --link flag with the zenpack command:

  1. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  2. Start by cloning the upstream repository:
    $ git clone git://github.com/j053ph4/ZenPacks.community.zenHttpComponent.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.community.zenHttpComponent
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart

Community

This ZenPack is developed and supported by the Zenoss User Community. Contact Zenoss to request more information regarding this or any other ZenPacks. Click here to view all available Zenoss Community ZenPacks.

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