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Postby Nitesh » Mon Apr 04, 2016 4:32 am

Dear Team,

I am referring to one of the Nagios world conference(i.e. Writing custom Nagios Plugins - Nathan Vonnahme).
In the same, i have downloaded plugin.
That plugin is giving me error of Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin as below

[root@rhel56 libexec]# perl
Can't locate Nagios/Monitoring/ in @INC (@INC contains: /usr/local/lib64/perl5 /usr/local/share/perl5 /usr/lib64/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/share/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/lib64/perl5 /usr/share/perl5 .) at line 19.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at line 19.

I am using strawberry perl.
Please help in error troubleshooting.

Nitesh kumar
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Re: Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin

Postby rkennedy » Mon Apr 04, 2016 9:46 am

You will need to install the perl-Nagios-Plugin -
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yum install perl-Nagios_plugin

If that does not work, what is the result of find / -name
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Re: Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin

Postby Nitesh » Tue Apr 05, 2016 12:03 am

I have already installed the same.
Nagios::Plugin is running without any issue.

PFB the output of your suggestions :-

[root@rhel56 t]# yum install perl-Nagios_plugin
Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit
Setting up Install Process
No package perl-Nagios_plugin available.
Error: Nothing to do

[root@rhel56 t]# find / -name

I am using /usr/local/lib64/perl5/ and have downloaded, etc in the same.
But it is asking for other dependencies again and again.

Below is the latest error log :-

[root@rhel56 t]# perl
Base class package "Config::Tiny" is empty.
(Perhaps you need to 'use' the module which defines that package first,
or make that module available in @INC (@INC contains: /usr/local/lib64/perl5 /usr/local/share/perl5 /usr/lib64/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/share/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/lib64/perl5 /usr/share/perl5 .).
at /usr/local/lib64/perl5/Nagios/Monitoring/Plugin/ line 6
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/local/lib64/perl5/Nagios/Monitoring/Plugin/ line 6.
Compilation failed in require at /usr/local/lib64/perl5/Nagios/Monitoring/Plugin/ line 16.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/local/lib64/perl5/Nagios/Monitoring/Plugin/ line 16.
Compilation failed in require at /usr/local/lib64/perl5/Nagios/Monitoring/ line 64.

What am i doing wrong..???
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Re: Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin

Postby lmiltchev » Tue Apr 05, 2016 12:07 pm

Try the following:

1. Download the file below and save it to your "/tmp/" directory.

(45.05 KiB) Downloaded 429 times

2. Run the following commands:

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cd /tmp
tar xzf Nagios-Monitoring-Plugin-0.51.tar.gz
cd Nagios-Monitoring-Plugin-0.51
perl Makefile.PL
make test
make install

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Re: Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin

Postby zelda69 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 11:47 am

Hey hey buddies,

I had the same error however, even though I was installing the plugin and the necessary packages (CPAN), I did not create the folder or the plugins in the path / usr / local / share / perl5 / Monitoring / Plugin; what you do is in another Nagios Server without problem I believe it and the only thing I did was create the 'Monitoring' folder with its 'Plugin' subdirectory and copy the 'Plugin' files ( change the corresponding permissions (they use read only - chmod 444 File. *) And ready work. Your tip helped me perform the 'find' command.

Thanks and regards
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Re: Nagios::Monitoring::Plugin

Postby tmcdonald » Mon Mar 12, 2018 11:54 am

Thank you for the input, but as this thread is nearly 2 years old at this point I will be locking it.
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