[CentOS-docs] Contribution to wiki: nagios incompatibility with centos 5.2

Karanbir Singh

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Thu Sep 17 16:49:22 UTC 2009

On 09/17/2009 07:31 AM, Marcus Moeller wrote:
> I personally agree on that. We have similar issues with the Spacewalk
> documentation (another thread :?). It would be great to have something
> like an installation guide covering the CentOS specific aspects and
> links to the upstream docs.

Thats interesting - since much of the spacewalk development happens on 
CentOS and there are quite a few different places where its documented. 
Also, I dont think its a fair comparison Nagios and Spacewalk. Spacewalk 
is specifically targetting the EL/CentOS base and in many cases there is 
synergy there between upstream, users and the leechers around it. Nagios 
has no such relation to the CentOS project.

but then thats a point you highlight already:

> For Spacewalk e.g., I have started to improve the 'official' upstream
> docs a bit (which are already quite good), instead of re-generating
> content.

Btw, there is also an effort underway to have a centos specific 
spacewalk repo hosted on centos.org to make life even easier. At that 
point, where would you document the install and getting started ? Would 
you not atleast consider a stub on the CentOS wiki that gives people the 
relevant kick-off they need ?

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/  : 2522219 at icq

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