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type:
userplugin
userplugin:
banner
author:
Jean-michel pepin
description:
show a banner message on the top of Cacti. Could be a message to warm other cacti users or advertise for something.
version:
0.31
pia:
2.x
cacti:
0.8.7e,0.8.7g
date:
2010-09-14
subtype:
mapping
license:
GPLv2
plugins:
banner,
gui

Download

This plugin can be download here: http://forums.cacti.net/download.php?id=21717

Purpose

show a banner message/picture on the top of cacti.

useful for:

  • When cacti users are in different offices
  • for a another group and your want give a feed back
  • “maintenance”, “location X because of power outage”
  • “don't panic we are working on this problem”.
  • publicity ?
  • something else

Features

features:

  • show message/picture at a date/time
  • changing the banner by clicking on the banner (user with rights) or under “Configuration Settings/Misc”
  • add a picture in the banner
  • scrolling the banner
  • banner color background
  • color text, Fontsize
  • active deactive the banner
  • when text is empty the banner is hidden

Prerequisites

PA 2.x

Installation

  1. copy the plugin
  2. active & enable the plugin in cacti plugin management
  3. enjoy =)

Usage

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Possible Bugs?

Screenshots






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