Monitoring options


install_muninnode: (yes|no)

Do you want to install munin-node? Defaults to yes.


What IP address are allowed to query your munin node? Specify a list of ip addresses. Note that these will be converted to regular expressions by putting ^ and $ at the beginning and end and escaping dots.

Defaults to


For this to be useful, you must set up a munin monitor machine and cause it to query your node.


munin_node_extra: "hostname_name"

Adds code at the end of the munin-node configuration file.


install_logwatch: (yes|no)

If turned on, this will cause a daily summary of log file information to be sent to the admin email address. Defaults to yes.


install_fail2ban: (yes|no)

Fail2ban scans log files and bans IPs that show malicious signs – too many password failures, seeking for exploits, etc. Defaults to yes.


fail2ban is only useful with an iptables-style firewall.