Nagios contains two independent main configuration files:
nagios.cfg controls operation of the Nagios daemon,
cgi.cfg configures the Web interface. Both files should be located in the Nagios configuration directory, which is normally
nagios.cfg specifies a series of further configuration database and log files, and their functions for the respective parameter will be briefly described in the following reference. The notation ⇒
parameter refers to the description of the
parameter in the configuration file currently being discussed.
Unless specified otherwise, parameters may have either the value
0 (disabled) or
1 (enabled). If a parameter has a default value, this is specified ...