what if you dont get anything when running the check command. This is what i get:
Nagios-Serv nagios # /usr/local/nagios/bin/nagios -v /usr/local/nagios/etc/nagios.cfg
Copyright (c) 1999-2007 Ethan Galstad (nagios.org)
Last Modified: 10-21-2007
Reading configuration data...
***> One or more problems was encountered while processing the config files...
Check your configuration file(s) to ensure that they contain valid
directives and data defintions. If you are upgrading from a previous
version of Nagios, you should be aware that some variables/definitions
may have been removed or modified in this version. Make sure to read
the HTML documentation regarding the config files, as well as the
'Whats New' section to find out what has changed.
and my log file just tells me to run the nagios -v command:
1204731497] Nagios 2.10 starting... (PID=1592)
 LOG VERSION: 2.0
 Bailing out due to one or more errors encountered in the configuration files. Run Nagios from the command line with the -v option to verify your config before restarting. (PID=1592)