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lfd: how to disable notifications?

My host mailbox is filled up with 1 GB of lfd notifications like: excessive resource usage notifications Suspicious process running under user XXXX How can I disable these? There was no lfd tag ...
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using curl to trigger a notification over http e.g. when a long running task has completed?

Today I left work with a long running task running in the shell. For the sake of argument let's say I'm using 'wc -l' to count lines in a huge file. I'd like to get a notification when it is done, but ...
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OSSEC HIDS Notification emails every five minutes from server

My server is sending me the below error message to my email every five minutes: OSSEC HIDS Notification. 2011 Jun 17 16:30:03 Received From: ubuntu->/var/log/syslog Rule: 1002 fired ...
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Send notification after powerloss resume?

Question: I've set the BIOS of my server to automagically resume the last state (running/switched off) after a powerloss. Now, how can I send myself an E-Mail when the system has resumed after a ...
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Easy notification of arbitrary events on remote Linux/Unix computer

I am looking for a way to easily define one-time notifications of some events that take place on a Linux box. Events might include things like: file /tmp/my.lock is unlinked or process 666 finished ...
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Using modem for sending voice recording

I've got an interesting one for you. I've been going over my server monitoring and notification systems (Nagios based), and realized that if our internet connection goes down, there's no way for it ...
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Best open source server notification software

I am looking for an open source notification/monitoring software which will work much like growl does with a mac. It would be awesome if I could receive certain messages to my mac computer from my ...
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Automatic Notification of New or Changed Files in a Folder or Share

I'm looking for some Open Source [free] or relatively inexpensive solution for monitoring specific folders on a file system and 'Windows' network with several shares. When a file is added or changed, ...
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How can I be notified if somone is attempting to hack into a Linux server?

I'd like to be notified via email if our Linux servers are under any kind of hacking attempt or service attack. Is there some kind of all-in-one solution that can monitor for suspicious activity and ...