MRTG on Directadmin

Installing MTRG on Directadmin servers is a pretty easy job. All you have to do it to run a shell script which will automate the installation process. Here we go..

SSH the server as root..

cd /usr/src/


chmod +x


When the process is done MRTG will be installed in:
 and can be viewed at:

The script supports the following os.


 RedHat 9
 Fedora Core 3
 Fedora Core 2
 Debian 3.0
 CentOS 3.4
 CentOS 4.0

Uninstall Instructions
 For those of you that want to uninstall MRTG (assuming you used this  installer), please follow these steps:
  • Open /etc/crontab and remove the line that reads: */5 * * * * root /usr/local/mrtg-2/bin/mrtg /var/www/html/mrtg/core/mrtg.cfg
  • rm -rf /usr/local/mrtg-2/
  • rm -rf /var/www/html/mrtg/