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nagios-notification-google-calendar is a Nagios-plugin that send Nagios notifications via google calendar SMS reminder


  • Obtain your copy of source code from git repository: git clone https://github.com/vint21h/nagios-notification-google-calendar.git. Or download latest release from https://github.com/vint21h/nagios-notification-google-calendar/tags.
  • Run python ./setup.py install from repository source tree or unpacked archive under root user. Or use pip: pip install nagios-notification-google-calendar.


  • Read and understand Nagios documentation.
  • Create Nagios commands definitions like this:
# 'notify-host-by-sms' command
define command{
    command_name    notify-host-by-sms
    command_line    /usr/bin/notification_google_calendar.py -u $CONTACTNAME$ -m "Host '$HOSTALIAS$' is $HOSTSTATE$ - Info: $HOSTOUTPUT$" -C $CONTACTADDRESS1$ -t $CONTACTADDRESS2$

# 'notify-by-sms' command
define command{
    command_name    notify-by-sms
  • Go to https://code.google.com/apis/console/ and create new project.

  • Enable calendar API for project.

  • Create an OAuth 2.0 client ID for project with Installed application type and download JSON client secrets file.

  • Copy /usr/share/doc/nagios-notification-google-calendar/notification_google_calendar.ini to /etc/nagios with your settings. Attention: nagios user must have notification_google_calendar.ini read permissions, and credentials directory read/write permissions.

  • Modify contacts definitions:
    • Add addressX option to contact definition with contact google calendar ID.
    • Add addressX option to contact definition with contact preferred timezone (in human readable format from TZ database). This is dirty hack, but i don't know how do this better way.
    • Get and save credentials by run notification_google_calendar.py with -g option.
    • Add commands to the lists of service and host notifications commands for contact.
    • Configure google calendar for mobile devices.


nagios-notification-google-calendar is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. For complete license text see COPYING file.

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