Re: [Ganglia-developers] Thoughts on host spoofing

2009-02-06 Thread Spike Spiegel
On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 2:52 PM, Rick Cobb rc...@quantcast.com wrote: My thought is that the fewer underlying services a monitoring system needs to work, the more likely it is to work. Absolutely, but dns itself is actually a good example of how introducing a dependency was necessary to make a

Re: [Ganglia-developers] Thoughts on host spoofing

2009-02-06 Thread Brad Nicholes
On 2/5/2009 at 11:52 PM, in message c5b11e41.2f69%rc...@quantcast.com, Rick Cobb rc...@quantcast.com wrote: I'm finding this discussion a bit ironic; in my environment, we're strongly considering pulling all of the naming out of gmond gmetad, and only doing the hostname lookups in the PHP

Re: [Ganglia-developers] Thoughts on host spoofing

2009-02-06 Thread Brad Nicholes
On 2/5/2009 at 11:36 PM, in message ab777dfe0902052236l590fcee1pd73abc8af0919...@mail.gmail.com, Spike Spiegel fsm...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, thanks for the clarification, On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 11:44 PM, Brad Nicholes bnicho...@novell.com wrote: Anything else the spoofing module needs to