Campus Monitoring, How to schedule downtime in Nagios

This page describes how to schedule downtime in the Nagios campus monitoring service.
  1. For each affected host, go to the “Advanced” tab
    Advanced tab

  2. On the “Advanced” tab, click on “Schedule downtime”
    Scheduled downtime

  3. “Host Name” and “Author” will be filled in automatically.  Enter something meaningful for “Comment”.  Note that “Start Time” and “End Time” are specified using YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm:ss format.  Complete the form and click on “Submit”
    Enter comment

  4. Back on the “Advanced” tab, now click on “Schedule downtime for all services on this host”
    Schedule downtime for all services

  5. Complete the form and click on “Submit”
    Click Submit

  6. On the “Home” menu in the “Incident Management” section, click on “Scheduled Downtime”.  Check and verify Host and Service downtimes by clicking on the associated tabs
    Scheduled downtime - hosts

    Scheduled downtime - services

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KeywordsMonitoring, Nagios, down time, scheduling   Doc ID71762
OwnerRobert M.GroupUniversity of Illinois Technology Services
Created2017-03-15 15:09:54Updated2024-01-26 11:34:21
SitesUniversity of Illinois Technology Services
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