File nagios.8 of Package nagios
.TH nagios "8" "February 2006, May 2010" "sean finney, Lars Vogdt" "Nagios"
Nagios \- network/systems status monitoring daemon
.B nagios [\-h] [\-v] [\-s] [\-d] <main_config_file>
is a daemon program that monitors the status of various network
accessible systems, devices, and more. For more information, please
consult the online documentation available at http://www.nagios.org,
or on your nagios server's web page.
The main configuration file. On openSUSE systems this defaults to
A helpful usage message
Reads all data in the configuration files and performs a basic
verification/sanity check. Always make sure you verify your
config data before (re)starting Nagios. You can also use the Nagios
init script to verify your configuration - try: rcnagios check_verbose
Shows projected/recommended check scheduling information based
on the current data in the configuration files.
Starts Nagios in daemon mode (instead of as a foreground process).
Default configuration directory for nagios
Nagios is written and maintained by Ethan Galstad <firstname.lastname@example.org>. This
manual page was written by sean finney <email@example.com> for the
Debian GNU/Linux operating system (but it may be freely used, modified,
and redistributed by others) and adapted by Lars Vogdt for openSUSE.