SafetyNet

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SafetyNet

http://www.unixpimps.org/software/safetynet/
Keeps critical processes running

SafetyNet is a small script that makes sure critical processes are continuously running. It can be installed and configured in under five minutes, and puts virtually no load on a system while running transparently in the background. When it finds a problem, it automatically restarts the process and verifies that it is running again. If the process does not start again, the program notifies the sysadmin by email.


Download

Download version 1.15 (stable)
released on 20 February 2001

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Janet Casey16 October 2000



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Evan Borgstrom Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:syntec@unixpimps.org


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to usePerl (at least 5.000)
Required to usecron

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 January 2017.



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