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Enable SNMP on Citrix XenServer 5.6

Open XenServer Console or open a SSH connection to your XenServer for this howto: 1. Firewall Settings Open “/etc/sysconfig/iptables” with “vi” editor and add the following line to allow SNMP connections: -A RH-Firewall-1-INPUT -m state –state NEW -m udp -p udp –dport 161 -j ACCEPT Restart iptables service: service iptables restart 2. Configurate SNMPD Edit […]

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APC UPS on Debian Etch

This article describes, how you can monitor a APC UPS unit on Debian Etch. 1. Install apcupsd aptitude install apcupsd 2. Configuration vim /etc/apcupsd/apcupsd.conf If you connect the server to the UPS unit with an USB cable use: # USB configuration UPSCABLE usb UPSTYPE usb If you connect the server over ethernet use this configuration: […]

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