nsca-client - Nagios service monitor agent - client package

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename nsca-client_2.9.2-2_amd64.deb
Package name nsca-client
Package version 2.9.2
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
Homepage https://github.com/NagiosEnterprises/nsca
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 20.28 KB
Installed size 63.00 KB
This package contains only the client part of nsca and is thus
suitable for installation on systems that only report passive service
checks to a central server.
Nagios is a monitoring and management system for hosts, services and
Nagios' features include:
-  Monitoring of network services (via TCP port, SMTP, POP3, HTTP, NNTP,
PING, etc.)
-  Plugin interface to allow for user-developed service checks
-  Contact notifications when problems occur and get resolved (via email,
pager, or user-defined method)
-  Ability to define event handlers to be run during service or host events
(for proactive problem resolution)
-  Web output (current status, notifications, problem history, log file,
Nagios was written in C and is designed to be easy to understand and modify
to fit your own needs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nsca-client_2.9.2-2_i386.deb 2.9.2 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nsca-client - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libmcrypt4 -


Name Value
nsca << 2.9.1-1~


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package nsca-client_2.9.2-2_amd64.deb
Source Package nsca

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install nsca-client deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install nsca-client




2018-07-29 - Bas Couwenberg <sebastic@debian.org>
nsca (2.9.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Include README & SECURITY files in docs.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.5, no changes.
* Update Vcs-* URLs for Salsa.
* Add autopkgtest to test installability.
* Strip trailing whitespace from changelog file.
2016-12-09 - Bas Couwenberg <sebastic@debian.org>
nsca (2.9.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Alexander Wirt ]
* Fix initscript to not return if /var/run/nagios got created.
(closes: #689631)
[ Bas Couwenberg ]
* New upstream release.
- Replaced all instances of signal() with sigaction() + blocking.
(closes: 743493)
- Race condition when opening command file
(closes: #663047)
* Add Vcs-* fields to control file.
* Restructure control file with cme.
* Add Homepage field to control file.
* Switch from dpatch to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Update watch file to handle common issues.
* Separate lintian overrides with newlines.
* Update copyright file using copyright-format 1.0.
* Don't explicitly install lintian overrides.
* Add upstream metadata.
* Add gbp.conf to use pristine-tar by default.
* Use dh-autoreconf for retooling.
* Use dh_auto_configure instead of configure directly.
* Add patch to fix spelling errors.
* Enable all hardening buildflags.
* Fix manpage-has-errors-from-man issues.
* Don't use asterisk in NEWS entry.
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9.
* Add patch to fix missing argument in open calls.
* Add lsb-base to nsca dependencies.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8, changes:
Vcs-* fields, copyright-format 1.0.
* Redirect update-rc.d output to /dev/null.
* Use Icinga instead of Nagios (nagios3 removed from Debian).
(closes: #846870)
* Change nagios-plugins dependencies to monitoring-plugins.
* Add Italian translation of debconf messages by Beatrice Torracca.
(closes: #737216)
* Add Brazilian Portuguese debconf templates translation
by Adriano Rafael Gomes.
(closes: #824332)
* Add patch by Xiwen Cheng to fix potential buffer overflow.
(closes: #685455)
* Add patch to change PID directory from /var/run to /var/run/nagios.
(closes: #689460)
* Apply patch by Tomas Forsman to return status_of_proc status.
(closes: #775839)
* Change Conflicts with version to Breaks/Replaces.
2014-06-06 - Chen Baozi <baozich@gmail.com>
nsca (2.9.1-3.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add autotools-dev for updated config.{sub,guess}. (Closes: #734537)
2013-12-28 - Alexander Wirt <formorer@debian.org>
nsca (2.9.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* [96b0cb1] Mention icinga in nsca.cfg and remove old cruft
* [b5e3a7d] Fix initscript (Closes: #733415)
2012-02-23 - Alexander Wirt <formorer@debian.org>
nsca (2.9.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* [64a9158] Let nsca depend on confget (Closes: 661050)
2012-02-21 - Alexander Wirt <formorer@debian.org>
nsca (2.9.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Alexander Wirt ]
* new package: nsca-client (Closes: #424645)
* Make package non-native again (Closes: #520873)
* Acknowledge NMU (Closes: #608049)
* [f58d651] Update uploaders
* [e876988] Update description of new nsca-client package
* [c6366e0] Bump standards version
* [9f3772d] Move to dh 7
* [a1d2738] Fix dpatch dep
* [51dce3a] Fix debhelper dep
* [3eb68cb] Add ${misc:Depends}
* [59d279a] Add README.source file
* [86ff638] Purging is nowadays done by debhelper
* [21deeb4] Refresh patches
* [53550ef] Move NEWS to nsca package
* [1bb551b] Rework initscript (Closes: #650273, #550232)
* [52bdf4d] Imported Upstream version 2.9.1
* [d9f10aa] set PATH in initscript (Closes: #631550)
[ Paul Belanger ]
* [9b90350] nsca now Depends on nsca-client

See Also

Package Description
nsca-ng-client_1.5-3_amd64.deb Send monitoring commands to NSCA-ng server
nsca-ng-server_1.5-3_amd64.deb Monitoring command acceptor
nsca_2.9.2-2_amd64.deb Nagios service monitor agent
nscd_2.29-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon
nsd_4.1.26-1_amd64.deb authoritative domain name server
nsf-dev_2.2.0-1_amd64.deb Next Scripting Framework (NSF): Object orientation for Tcl - development files
nsf-shells_2.2.0-1_all.deb Next Scripting Framework (NSF): Object orientation for Tcl - shells
nsf_2.2.0-1_amd64.deb Next Scripting Framework (NSF): Object orientation for Tcl - shared library
nsis-common_3.04-1_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System stubs and plugins
nsis-doc_3.04-1_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System documentation
nsis-pluginapi_3.04-1_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System plugin API
nsis_3.04-1_amd64.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System (modified for Debian)
nslcd-utils_0.9.10-2_all.deb utilities for querying LDAP via nslcd
nslcd_0.9.10-2_amd64.deb daemon for NSS and PAM lookups using LDAP
nslint_3.0a2-1.1build1_amd64.deb Lint for DNS files, checks integrity