Archive for the 'Zabbix' Category

Zabbix 4.0 Proxy Upgrade database issues

Posted on October 6th, 2018 · Posted in Zabbix

Encountered a few Proxy Database upgrade issues while upgrading from Zabbix 3.4.x to 4.0. These issues are simple to fix, but require some database changes. 18576:20181006:140604.487 [Z3005] query failed: [1005].. read more

Ignoring Windows Services in Zabbix Windows Template Low-Level Service Discovery

Posted on December 27th, 2017 · Posted in Microsoft, Zabbix

The new Zabbix Windows templates include a Low-Level Discovery for Windows Services. The service.discovery LLD creates items based on discovered Windows Services and accompanies triggers to services with Automatic startup… read more

Zabbix Windows Security event id 5156

Posted on October 31st, 2016 · Posted in Microsoft, Zabbix

Noticed in one case the Zabbix agent was spamming the Windows Security eventlog with events “filtering platform connection” of status success and event id 5156. This was especially true when.. read more

Simple monitoring of Linux services with zabbix

Posted on October 19th, 2016 · Posted in Linux, Zabbix

This little snippet and template allows you to monitor services on Linux. It’s really simple and might not work on all distributions. So far I’ve mainly used it on CentOS6… read more