There is a new version of this tutorial available for Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus).
Nagios Installation On Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) - Page 2
Now your base system will begin to be installed:
Now type the full name for your new user:
Now type the username for your new user:
Now type your password for the new user:
Now you will be presented with the option to encrypt your home directories. I do not do this.
Enter your HTTP Proxy information if you have one:
The system will continue installing necessary packages:
Do not install automatic updates. It's always much easier to track down a problem if you know exactly what was installed on the system... especially when it comes to updates or patches.
Now we are getting ready to select our basic install packages:
Select OpenSSH Server and continue:
Now the rest of the packages will be installed:
Select Yes to install the Grub boot loader:
Now we are almost complete with the install:
Now select Continue to restart your server:
Now your server is rebooting: