RE: server monitoring program
On 10 Dec 2002, 18:27:46, Mikael Jirari wrote:
> I know bb4 do that quite well and it's portable on unix and windows.
> I think mrtg do something like that as well (disk use, load of the
Sitescope from Freshwater Software downloads a page, and then downloads it
again as often as you tell it do, runs a diff, and emails/pages if:
it can't download it
You could do this yourself with a script pretty easily these days, since
you can email pagers via script trivially.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kevin Coyner [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 10 December 2002 18:15
> To: Debian User
> Subject: server monitoring program
> Looking for a recommendation of a server monitoring program to use.
> I'm responsible for serveral different websites that are run on
> independent ISP/hosts. A couple of these sites are on Win2K boxes, and
> a couple on Linux.
> I'm looking for a program that does simple testing to see if these sites
> are "just up and running" (i.e. as simple as a periodic ping). Almost
> needless to say, I'm not on the same network as these machines, so
> firewalls will be present on both my end and the server end.
> I'll run the program from a Debian box.