JNRPE Administration

JNRPE software comprises three different components:

  • The JNRPE Server : this is the piece of software that listens for requests from Nagios to execute a given command.
  • The JNRPE Plugins : this package contains all the plugin already bundled with JNRPE. It is optional, however take in mind that JNRPE needs plugins to be useful.
  • The JNRPE Client : it is a Java implementation of check_nrpe and it can be used to invoke commands on JNRPE or NRPE.