How to add a new check in Uptimerobot via API

12. September 2018 API, Monitoring 0
How to add a new check in Uptimerobot via API
Today I was thinking to automate the new addition of website check to our monitoring systems. Since we are using multiple providers for website monitoring, it is a headache to go to each portal and add the website to the portals. So, I have decided to add a Jenkins key where a single click will ...

Ansible Playbook – Hostname in Command line

03. September 2018 SysAdmin 0
Ansible Playbook – Hostname in Command line
Today I was thinking about passing the host IP on the ansible-playbook I’m going to run to automate something. As per the documentation, it says  –i hostname in a comma separated input will work fine. I was trying to give the IP like ansible-playbook playbook.yml -i 1.1.1.1 in the playbook command line and it was not working, then I figured out that we need ...

How to Install RedMine on CentOS 7

29. January 2018 CentOS, RHEL, SysAdmin 2
How to Install RedMine on CentOS 7
Install Software Collections yum -y install yum-plugin-priorities Add [priority=1] to official repository sed -i -e "s/]$/]npriority=1/g" /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo yum -y install epel-release Add [priority=5] to the EPEL repo sed -i -e "s/]$/]npriority=5/g" /etc/yum.repos.d/epel.repo Add CentOS SCLo Software collections Repository. [[email protected] ~]# yum -y install centos-release-scl-rh centos-release-scl Add [priority=10] to the SCL repository [[email protected] ~]# sed -i ...

Ubuntu Vs RHEL CentOS

21. January 2018 RHEL 0
Ubuntu Vs RHEL CentOS
Ubuntu Made for Home, SMB and Development use. Ubuntu is derived from Debian, you can enjoy new version and features of software packages but a high chance for bugs and security issues. Security updates are not backported. Ie you have to jump to the latest version of the package to get the security fix. An ...

SSH or git-clone via Proxy

SSH or git-clone via Proxy
Today we were setting up few Web servers on a private network which will be serving the traffic through the Load Balancer. The setup was simple until we came to know that the Webservers needs to connect to github.com for the repository access.   Diagnosis We have a jumpbox / Bastion (10.10.1.10) which is used for ...