Utility that monitors system resourcs and daemons and similar programs
'monit' monitors and manages system resources (disk, memory, etc), daemons, or similar programs. It will start specified programs if they are not running and restart programs not responding. It supports a daemon mode (poll programs at a specified interval, and start, stop, and restart programs), logging (syslog or your own logfile), configuration (with a comprehensive controlfile) runtime and TCP/IP port checking, process status, protocol verification, and timeout and alert notification. It also provdeis a Web interface so users can access results through a browser.
DocumentationSee the monit manual and wiki/how-to.
released on 12 May 2014
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 August 2014.