Install Cacti (Network Monitoring) on RHEL/CentOS 7.x/6.x/5.x and Fedora 24-12

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354 Responses

  1. Henry says:

    I ran into the below error.

    MySQL TimeZone Support
    ERROR: Your Cacti database login account does not have access to the MySQL TimeZone database. Please provide the Cacti database account “select” access to the “time_zone_name” table in the “mysql” database, and populate MySQL’s TimeZone information before proceeding.

    and I followed these following instructions to resolve.

    # mysql_tzinfo_to_sql /usr/share/zoneinfo | mysql -u root -p mysql
    mysql> use mysql;
    mysql> GRANT SELECT ON mysql.time_zone_name TO [email protected];
    mysql> flush privileges;
  2. BhushanM says:

    No package mariadb-server available.
    What to do?

  3. sittipol says:

    My Cacti Graphs are not showing. Where should I check?

  4. Rob says:

    Thanks for your post. You can add epel repo installation to the post for CentOS7 with “yum install epel-release -y”

  5. Hafiz says:

    Hi, could you updated this guide for the latest version of cacti? seem there are some file permission needed for it to install the template.

  6. Samuel says:

    I have installed Cacti but its not polling. It simply shows a white box with cacti logo.

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