Cacti… oh.. cacti.. simply monitoring but complex configuration….
On this tutorial i would like review how to install cacti. But small differents of previous tutorial. Now, i try out with FreeBSD 7.2. Cacti, Memcached, Spine via ports and Better MySQL Cacti Template.
ok,.. let’s prepare :
i’ve a lot things find how to view cacti graphics without login. It’s simply, but make me stuck ! . okay, to view cacti graphics without login, you must enable first guest user.
The Plugin Architecture for Cacti was designed to be both simple in nature and robust enough to allow freedom to do almost anything in Cacti. Cacti itself is designed nicely enough that integrating into it is fairly easy with very little modifications necessary. teMySQLcacti is A highly-modified version of MySQL monitoring templates for Cacti. You import a single host, which includes a bunch of graphs and graph types. To install it you must install Plugin Architecture Cacti first.
Prepare to install Plugin Architecture Cacti:
spine: a backend data gatherer for cacti
This code represents high speed poller replacement for cmd.php. It has come quite a ways from it’s initial development. It is 100% compatible with the legacy cmd.php processor. (Larry Adams aka TheWitness)
Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed to harness the power of RRDTool’s data storage and graphing functionality. Cacti provides a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features out of the box. All of this is wrapped in an intuitive, easy to use interface that makes sense for LAN-sized installations up to complex networks with hundreds of devices.
so, let’s do it :