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Instant Munin Plugin Starter by Bart ten Brinke

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Quick start – Setting up Munin

In this section, you'll learn the most important settings for Munin master and node and how to manage Munin plugins.

Munin master configuration

The configuration of the Munin master is located at /etc/munin/munin.conf. Use your favorite text editor to open that file and look at its contents. The configuration is pretty well documented, but we will walk you through it nonetheless.

Example configuration file for Munin

An example configuration file for Munin is given as follows:

# Example configuration file for Munin, generated by 'make build' # The next three variables specify the location of the RRD # databases, the HTML output, logs and the lock/pid files. They # all must be writable by the user running munin-cron. They ...

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