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# 1  
Old 04-27-2008
NRPE message in /var/adm/messages

Hi Guru's

On one of our servers we have every few seconds following error:

Apr 28 10:15:27 svr10010 nrpe[12580]: [ID 927837 daemon.info] connect from reno.customs.govt.nz
Apr 28 10:15:29 svr10010 nrpe[12585]: [ID 927837 daemon.info] connect from reno.customs.govt.nz

Here are the details from this box:
SunOS svr10010 5.10 Generic_125100-10 sun4v sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-T200System = SunOS
Node = svr10010
Release = 5.10
KernelID = Generic_125100-10
Machine = sun4v
BusType = <unknown>
Serial = <unknown>
Users = <unknown>
OEM# = 0
Origin# = 1
NumCPU = 24

lo0: flags=2001000849<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4,VIRTUAL> mtu 8232 index 1
inet 127.0.0.1 netmask ff000000
e1000g0: flags=1000843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4> mtu 1500 index 2
inet 192.168.5.59 netmask ffffff00 broadcast 192.168.5.255
e1000g1: flags=1000843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4> mtu 1500 index 6
inet 172.29.5.59 netmask ffff0000 broadcast 172.29.255.255
OBP 4.25.0 2006/11/07 23:24


reno is our nagios host

ss0747@svr10010] /var/adm$ traceroute reno
traceroute: Warning: Multiple interfaces found; using 192.168.5.59 @ e1000g0
traceroute to reno (192.168.5.35), 30 hops max, 40 byte packets
1 reno.customs.govt.nz (192.168.5.35) 0.482 ms 0.272 ms 0.240 ms

How can I redirect this messages and why are they comming?Smilie
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# 2  
Old 04-28-2008
example
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Server A
192.168.10.10 ABOX loghost
192.168.10.20 BBOX

Server B
192.168.10.20 BBOX
192.168.10.10 ABOX loghost

Server A check your /etc/hosts to see if you host ip address has a loghost next to it.

Server B check the /etc/hosts to see if there is an entry that pointing to Server A as the loghost

check your /etc/syslog.conf
# 3  
Old 04-28-2008
Thank you for your suggestion

I did it like you pointed it out but the messages are still in the /var/adm/messages
# 4  
Old 04-29-2008
Can somebody please tell me how can I redirect these messages.

Thanks in advance
cheers

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