check_routeros

Monitoring plugin for MikroTik devices for Icinga/Nagios/...

check_routeros - Monitoring MikroTik devices

This is a monitoring plugin for Icinga, Nagios and other compatible monitoring solutions to check MikroTik devices running RouterOS. It uses the API to fetch the required information.

Requirements

Installation

PIP

If you want to use pip we recommend to use as virtualenv to install the dependencies.

pip install -r requirements.txt

Copy the script check_routeros.py into your plugin directory.

Debian/Ubuntu

Install the required packages

sudo apt-get install python3 python3-click python3-librouteros python3-nagiosplugin

Copy the script check_routeros.py into your plugin directory.

Usage

To get the latest help just run the following command.

./check_routeros.py --help

To get help for a subcommand just extend the previous command with the subcommand. In the example below you will see how to get help for the tool.ping subcommand.

./check_routeros.py tool.ping --help

Subcommands/Checks

All commands require at least api and read permissions. The permissions documented in the table are additional permissions.

Subcommand Permissions Description
interface.vrrp - Check the state of an VRRP interface
routing.ospf.neighbors - Check if ospf neigbhors are reachable
system.memory - Check system memory
system.uptime - Check the uptime
tool.ping test Run the ping command on the device

Resources

License

GPLv3+