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Downloads:

4,987

Downloads of v 0.12.0:

1,920

Last Update:

01 May 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Prometheus

Tags:

data prometheus metric monitoring admin

Blackbox prober for Prometheus

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0.12.0 | Updated: 01 May 2018

Downloads:

4,987

Downloads of v 0.12.0:

1,920

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Prometheus

Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.12.0

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Blackbox prober for Prometheus, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Blackbox prober for Prometheus, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Blackbox prober for Prometheus, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade prometheus-blackbox-exporter -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade prometheus-blackbox-exporter -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install prometheus-blackbox-exporter
  win_chocolatey:
    name: prometheus-blackbox-exporter
    version: '0.12.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'prometheus-blackbox-exporter' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.12.0'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller prometheus-blackbox-exporter
{
    Name     = "prometheus-blackbox-exporter"
    Version  = "0.12.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'prometheus-blackbox-exporter':
  ensure   => '0.12.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 12 Jul 2020.

Description

The blackbox exporter allows blackbox probing of network endpoints over HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, TCP and ICMP. Additional modules can be defined to suit other needs.

Querying of endpoints happens via HTTP GET queries, by specifying the target name and what kind of probing to execute. Results from the probe are returned as a set of Prometheus metrics.


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$PackageName = 'prometheus-blackbox-exporter'
$url32       = 'https://github.com/prometheus/blackbox_exporter/releases/download/v0.12.0/blackbox_exporter-0.12.0.windows-386.tar.gz'
$url64       = 'https://github.com/prometheus/blackbox_exporter/releases/download/v0.12.0/blackbox_exporter-0.12.0.windows-amd64.tar.gz'
$checksum32  = 'c174773cf1173331dfc42e5352226c87b645739605b96097aba21c0e096e86a5'
$checksum64  = 'e8194ffe7c011f803b17e476c6527f6ad382ca523f4e93298f3254f39ab51d24'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  url            = $url32
  url64Bit       = $url64
  checksum       = $checksum32
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  unzipLocation  = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
}
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
$File = Get-ChildItem -File -Path $env:ChocolateyInstall\lib\$packageName\tools\ -Filter *.tar
Get-ChocolateyUnzip -fileFullPath $File.FullName -destination $env:ChocolateyInstall\lib\$packageName\tools\

$ServiceName = 'prometheus-blackbox-exporter'

Write-Host "Installing service"

if ($Service = Get-Service $ServiceName -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) {
    if ($Service.Status -eq "Running") {
        Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "stop $ServiceName" "sc.exe"
    }
    Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "delete $ServiceName" "sc.exe"
}

$ExporterExe = Get-ChildItem -File -Path $(Join-Path $File.DirectoryName $File.basename) -Filter *.exe
Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "install $ServiceName $($ExporterExe.FullName)" nssm
Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "set $ServiceName Start SERVICE_DEMAND_START" nssm
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
$PackageName="prometheus-blackbox-exporter"
$ServiceName="prometheus-blackbox-exporter"

if ($Service = Get-Service $ServiceName -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) {
    Write-Host "Removing service."
    if ($Service.Status -eq "Running") {
        Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "stop $ServiceName" "sc.exe"
    }
    Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "delete $ServiceName" "sc.exe"
}

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.10.0 446 Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.9.1 368 Friday, September 22, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.8.1 396 Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.7.0 349 Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.6.0 376 Thursday, July 6, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.5.0.20170621 338 Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.5.0 417 Thursday, May 4, 2017 Approved
Blackbox prober for Prometheus 0.4.0 377 Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Approved

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