What is a plugin template and a plugin monitor?
Plugin Template:A plugin template is a set of attributes to be monitored.
Example: mysql.py file consisting of attributes like slow queries, reads, writes etc
A monitor that uses a plugin template for monitoring purposes
Example: The mysql.py template installed in 'n' number of servers will create 'n' number of MySQL plugin monitors
A single plugin template can be used for multiple plugin monitors
A user downloads and installs the mysql.py from the Site24x7 Git repository and adds it to Server A. So, the template is mysql.py and the plugin monitor added is mysql.py-A
Now, the user can also use the same template mysql.py in another server B. The plugin monitor mysql.py-B will be added
How to troubleshoot my Windows PowerShell Plugin?
By default, the Site24x7 monitoring Windows agent will run as a SYSTEM user. In case, if you would like to verify if the plugin script is giving the output properly as SYSTEM user, follow these steps: Download PsExec from this link and extract the ...
How do I add the Dell iDRAC plugin for Windows?
Prerequisites Install the latest version of the Net-SNMP package. Follow these steps to install and configure it. Install Python 3.6. Plugin Installation Create a folder named idrac. Download the files from our GitHub repository and place them in the ...
How to debug a plugin monitor?
Please follow the steps below: Go to your plugin folder For Linux : /opt/site24x7/monagent/plugins/<plugin name> For Windows: <Installation Directory>\Site24x7\WinAgent\monitoring\Plugins\ Execute your plugin file Eg: For Python : python <plugin ...
Install and configure an Oracle plugin in Windows
Prerequisites Ensure that the Site24x7 Windows server monitoring agent is installed in the system where the Oracle instance is running. Ensure python3 is installed in the system and add it to the Windows path. Refer to the link below for adding ...
Troubleshoot connection errors in the MySQL plugin
When configuring the MySQL plugin, you may encounter the following errors: Error : Connection Error - This error typically indicates that there is a problem establishing a connection to the database. Sometimes, this message is supplemented with an ...