daemon monitoring

Mathieu Arnold mat at FreeBSD.org
Tue Nov 25 00:42:05 PST 2003

+-Le 24/11/2003 14:50 -0800, Will Prater écrivait :
| List,
| On Nov 24, 2003, at 3:14 AM, Mathieu Arnold wrote:
|> +-le 23/11/2003 16:46 -0800, Will Prater écrivait :
|> | Sorry, I mispoke. I will be using Nagios to monitor, but I need to 
|> make
|> | sure they will restart if there is an error. Will nagios do this as 
|> well?
|> Nagios can make use of net/nrpe, which can restart services.
| This is interesting. This would be all one needs to keep this up and
| online. I dont see a real need for daemontools/supervise if one can use
| nagios to monitor, report, and keep services online.
| Is anyone using Nagios in this manor?

I do, it works pretty well. But with nrpe, it's not nagios that restart
services, it's nrpe itself, nagios is just used to monitor the presence of
the services.

Mathieu Arnold

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