Zabbix Sender and Trapper - Intro and Example 1 - Cron

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Zabbix Sender and Trapper - Intro and Example 1 - Cron Zabbix Sender and Trapper - Intro and Example 1 - Cron Zabbix Sender and Trapper - Intro and Example 1 - Cron

Description

On My Raspberry Pi Zabbix Proxy, I copy this file to /home/pi/gettemp_cron.py

and create a cron job with settings,

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*/1 * * * * python /home/pi/gettemp_cron.py

Provided, I have a Zabbix trapper item in my raspberrypi host settings in Zabbix Server, with key = pitemp

I will see the temperature of my raspberry pi logged every minute.

Python Script

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import subprocess
import time

cmd = '/opt/vc/bin/vcgencmd measure_temp'
process = subprocess.Popen(cmd, stdout=subprocess.PIPE, shell=True)
output, error = process.communicate()
#print(output)

tempC = output.split("=")[1].replace("'C", "").strip()
#print(tempC)

cmd = 'zabbix_sender -z 127.0.0.1 -s "raspberrypi" -k "pitemp" -o "%s" ' % (tempC)
print(cmd)

process = subprocess.Popen(cmd, stdout=subprocess.PIPE, shell=True)
output, error = process.communicate()
print(output)

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