ZenPacks

Whats Down Portlet ZenPack

This zenpack adds a simple portlet which lists "Down" Devices (devices with failed ping counts).

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 0.2- Download
Summary of changes: First Release
Released on 2011/11/13
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.1.x, Zenoss Core 3.2.x, Zenoss Core 4.2.x

Background

Please note due to a bug http://dev.zenoss.org/trac/ticket/7832 in zenoss portlets installed in link mode don't work. You will need to export the Zenpack into an .egg and install that to test.

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.WhatsDownPortlet-*.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/Pobice/ZenPacks.community.WhatsDownPortlet.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.community.WhatsDownPortlet
  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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