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using monit to monitor processes

i am trying to figure out how to use monit to get a notification when one of my processes starts to run once again. let me be clear- at first the process is running, stops to run and then runs again. ...
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Process monitoring w/ Haskell angel

I'm attempting to monitor a process w/ haskell's angel process monitoring tool. https://github.com/MichaelXavier/Angel The process continues to restart in an infinte loop when it is run w/o receiving ...
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How do I see all processes start (both linux AND win)? [closed]

I have a situation in which I need to monitor processes starting. I have found lots of ways to see what processes are running at any given moment (e.g. by polling), but sometimes processes start and ...
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1answer
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Process monitoring with email alerts [closed]

What are the tools available in debian (highly preferable from standard repositories) that would allow me to monitor one or several processes on my server and send an alert email when processes have ...
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run and monitor process in background

I want to run some php file in background and monitor them , what is the best option for me ? I have used nohup , but it is really simple an can not monitor processes well I need only monitor which ...
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0answers
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Monit http-based API

I'm just wondering whether monit has an API, which we could poll-regularly (perhaps something that is http-based) ? It would be very useful to create an integrated monitoring solution across multiple ...
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1answer
345 views

Monitor cpu usage (and perhaps memory using) for a single process simple as possible

I'm searching the easiest way to monitor the cpu usage of a single process in linux. Use ps and change output is the way i have, but maybe a monitor tool is better. Also I want to plot the usage (nice ...
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How to check if a service (that listens on given port) is up & working?

OK, so lets say I have a Nagios setup that monitors different services using the so-called nagios-plugins. What would be the best practive for my nagios plugin (probably written in python) to ...
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1answer
565 views

Which tool provides per-process (or per-cgroup) resource (RAM/CPU/Disk) monitoring?

I want to have graphs about the percentage of CPU usage, RAM usage, Disk usage which is caused by specific processes (or process groups, or cgroups) on my server (running Debian). The tool needs to ...
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How can I monitor whether an application is running on Windows Server 2008?

We're mostly a Linux shop, but we have a print server running Windows Server 2008, and use an application called Print Helper to print invoices. I need to find a way to check that this application is ...
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2answers
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Using daemontools under Debian

I need to monitor my postfix, dovecot and sasl process and start them if something go wrong. I read about daemontools and I want it to monitor mail services. Can I find somewhere step by step guide ...
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3answers
421 views

How to sandbox (or monitor) a process on OSX

I'm running a piece of OCR software [with gui, etc] on OSX that watches a folder and OCRs PDFs that are put in there. Occasionally the process starts behaving poorly and consumes a huge amount of ...
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Windows Server 2003 Process Monitoring and Logging

Can anyone recommend software to monitor and log the processes (CPU, RAM, Disk IO, etc) on a Windows 2003 Server (Like Windows Sysinternals Process Explorer, but with logging)? We have a server that ...
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3answers
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monitor open process files on linux (real-time)

The files opened by XYZ process can be found with the command ls -l /proc/PID/fd Is there anyway that can be done in a more interactive way like tail auto-refreshing every x seconds? Thank you.
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1answer
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Seeing when was the last time a process ran in linux

Looking at top output on my linux server, I see a root owned process that is always in S mode whenever I look. How can I find out when was the last time it actually ran on a cpu and did something? ...
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2answers
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Monitor SQL Server 2008

I've got a SQL Server 2008 R2 instance running on a webserver and I'd like to monitor the running processes it's got or which locks it maintains. The SQL Server process will gradually (running a week ...
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3answers
454 views

Does anyone know a simple way to monitor root process spawn

I want to exec a script when a new root process spawns. (on Linux) How can I simply do that ? Thanks
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1answer
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Identify spawned processes

I think that the number of processes forked per sec is a bit too high on one of the servers. How can I monitor what processes are spawned? Is there any tool that can help me? I know I can strace a ...
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1answer
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Identifying cause of Nagios “number of processes” warning on Linux

I just started to get a Nagios warning from our build server, stating that the number of processes has exceeded the limit. Looking at our Munin graphs, I can see that the number of processes has ...
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1answer
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Simplest way to respawn configured number of instances of a specific process

So we have an app. which we wan to run multiple instance of it in linux. The number should be configurable. We also want that whenever one of the instance disappears, a new one is booted up. I was ...
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2answers
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Exclude a process from being listed in `top`

Is it possible to exclude some processes from being reported by top? For example, I would like to exclude itself from its listing (ie, I don't want top to show in the process list). I would also ...
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2answers
303 views

Monitor a process on linux

I'd like to get an overview of resource usage of one particular process running on a ubuntu server. Can anyone tell me how I'd go about doing that. Thanks
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3answers
163 views

Sort Active Processes in Unix

How can i sort active processes by total process time in unix?
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How to measure solaris process memory usage?

How to check how much memory a solaris process consumes? I'd like both total address space allocated and the amount that is resident in RAM. I tried summing pmap output with some awk script, but it ...
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Process monitoring services

I'm looking into different services that help keep processes up and running (auto-restart in the event of a crash). Which ones do you prefer and what are your commends/suggestions? Here are a few ...
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Linux process monitoring daemon

I'm often issuing commands that take some time. For example downloading something using a console download app. If I want to be noticed when the command has finished, I usually do something like this: ...