I have only begun to work with check_mk, but it seems like the path should only include directory structure, and not include actual file info. Have you tried it without specifying *.*?
On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 7:45 AM, Kammerer, Nils <n.kamme...@mvb-online.de> wrote: > Hi Frank, > > > > nice documentation. > > But i do not get any messages. > > I tried "Maximal age of newest file" with a warning older than 1 mins but > it still shows "ok" with "age_newest is 19 hours". > > Then I tried "Maximal file count" warning and critical above 0 but it > stills shows "ok" with "count is 48". > > > > In the check_mk.ini I set "path = E:\prod\*.* and my file group pattern is > "E:\prod\*" > > > > Any ideas about that? > > > > Best Regards. > > Nils > > > > > > *Von:* FRANK Michael [mailto:michael.fr...@faurecia.com] > *Gesendet:* Montag, 17. Oktober 2016 14:52 > *An:* Jam Mulch; Kammerer, Nils; 'email@example.com' > *Betreff:* RE: [Check_mk (english)] windows - check if a folder is empty > > > > Hi Jam, > > > > That’s what I documented a while ago. Feel free to send me your comments. > > Filesystem Checks > > File Count > > To monitor the count of files in a directory do the following: > > Select “*Parameters for discovered Services*” in “*Host and Service > Parameters*” then “*File Grouping Patterns*” in “*Storage, File system > and Files*”. Select the folder from the pull down menu at the bottom and > then select “*Create Rule in Folder*”. In the pane “*Value*” give the > Group a meaningful unique name and file the “*Include Pattern*” or even > “*Exclude > Pattern*” field. > Patterns with * or ? like > > d:\spool\* > > could be used. > > Furthermore, the current time/date in a configurable format may be > included in the pattern. The syntax is as follows: $DATE:format-spec$, > where format-spec is a list of time format directives of the unix date > command. *Example: $DATE:%Y%m%d$* is todays date, e.g. 20140127. A > pattern of /var/tmp/backups/$DATE:%Y%m%d$.txt would search for .txt files > with todays date as name in the directory /var/tmp/backups. Select Save at > the bottom of the page to save the Group. > > Select “*Manual Checks*” then “*Size, age and count of file groups*” in > WATO. Choose a folder from the pull down menu at the bottom of the page and > select “*Create Rule in Folder*”. > In the “*Parameters*” pane type the former created Groupname in the field > “**File Group Name” and select the options of the parameters. > > > > > > *From:* checkmk-en-boun...@lists.mathias-kettner.de [ > mailto:checkmk-en-boun...@lists.mathias-kettner.de > <checkmk-en-boun...@lists.mathias-kettner.de>] *On Behalf Of *Jam Mulch > *Sent:* Montag, 17. Oktober 2016 14:46 > *To:* Kammerer, Nils; 'firstname.lastname@example.org' > *Subject:* Re: [Check_mk (english)] windows - check if a folder is empty > > > > https://mathias-kettner.de/checkmk_check_fileinfo.groups.html > > On 10/17/2016 8:27 AM, Kammerer, Nils wrote: > > Hi all, > > > > is it possible to check if a folder is empty with check_mk? > > > > Something like, if a folder contains one file there will be a WARN, if it > contains two files there will be a CRIT message. > > > > Best Regards Nils > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > checkmk-en mailing list > > email@example.com > > http://lists.mathias-kettner.de/mailman/listinfo/checkmk-en > > > > This electronic transmission (and any attachments thereto) is intended > solely for the use of the addressee(s). It may contain confidential or > legally privileged information. If you are not the intended recipient of > this message, you must delete it immediately and notify the sender. Any > unauthorized use or disclosure of this message is strictly prohibited. > Faurecia does not guarantee the integrity of this transmission and shall > therefore never be liable if the message is altered or falsified nor for > any virus, interception or damage to your system. > > _______________________________________________ > checkmk-en mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.mathias-kettner.de/mailman/listinfo/checkmk-en >
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