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nagios-notification-jabber 0.6.8

Notifications via jabber Nagios plugin

Package Documentation

Latest Version: 0.8.0

nagios-notification-jabber is a Nagios-plugin that send Nagios notifications via jabber


  • Obtain your copy of source code from git repository: git clone Or download latest release from
  • Run python ./ install from repository source tree or unpacked archive under root user. Or use pip: pip install nagios-notification-jabber.


  • Read and understand Nagios documentation.
  • Create Nagios commands definitions like this:
# 'host-notify-by-jabber' command
define command
    command_name    host-notify-by-jabber
    command_line    /usr/bin/ -r $CONTACTPAGER$ -m "Host '$HOSTALIAS$' is $HOSTSTATE$ - Info: $HOSTOUTPUT$"

# 'service-notify-by-jabber' command
define command
    command_name    service-notify-by-jabber
  • Add to your contact definition option pager with your Jabber ID value and add to service_notification_commands and host_notification_commands contact definition options service-notify-by-jabber and host-notify-by-jabber values respectively.
  • Copy /usr/share/doc/nagios-notification-jabber/notification_jabber.ini to /etc/nagios with your nagios bot credentials and optionaly resource by Nagios instance hostname or custom string. Attention: nagios user must have notification_jabber.ini read permissions.


nagios-notification-jabber is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. For complete license text see COPYING file.

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