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Get notification from supervisord when a job exits

Is there any way supervisord can automatically restart a failed/exited/terminated job and send me a notification email with a dump of the last x lines of log file?
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E-mail notifications of SVN commits

Do you have any recommendations for a relatively turn-key SVN checkin notification system? I'm looking for something that allows a summary of repository files changed and the contents of the actual ...
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System downtime notification services

We send notifications to our clients when we are scheduling system maintenance, or if the system is down or running slow. We use several methods of communication (email, web site status message, ...
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E-Mail notification when hard disk full? [duplicate]

Is there an easy way to set up E-Mail notification when a Windows 2008 server's hard disk is getting full?
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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 ...
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How can I configure my server to notify me whenever it is remotely accessed via ssh?

I need to be notified by email when my Ubuntu server is accessed via SSH. If it is possible, how can I do it?
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RAID-Z Failure Notification

I have a FreeBSD file server with a 10TB array in RAID-Z (so 8TB usable with 2TB redundancy). I am trying to figure out how to get the system to notify me, preferably by email, if one of the drives ...
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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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Server/Systems monitoring with Jabber?

I was just thinking about how Jabber and IM systems in general deal in "presence notification". I thought it'd be a neat hack to have a server (or possibly an individual application) log on to a ...
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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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What's the best way to Notify network users of outages or maintenance

There are times when one of our applications is down for maintenance and we'd like to let our users know about it before they start flooding our help desk with calls. What's the best way to notify ...
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Windows shutdown/reboot notifier giving the option to delay, similar to Automatic Update

I have a windows program deployed using WPKG that runs hidden to the user, and may need to reboot sometimes. In order to prevent the user from losing work, I would like a dialog box with a message, ...
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Windows - Backup file on change

How can I watch a file or folder for changes, and when any updates occur, back up a copy of that file? For example, when c:\orders\orders.xml is created or updated, write a copy to ...
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How best to handle end user notification in the event of system failure incl. email?

I've been asked to research ways of handling end user notifications when systems such as email are experiencing problems. Perhaps an example will make this a little clearer. We have a number of ...
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Installing HP Agents on OpenFiler

We're hoping to solve a need for a low-cost SAN at one of our sites by deploying an OpenFiler on a DL360 strapped to an MSA70. We've been running a similar setup for 18 months at our locel site, so ...
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Exchange 2010 - No Push notification when when deleting emails from Outlook

I'm setting up a Exchange 2010 server for our test environment. I'm running Windows 2008R2 enterprise on this machine. Iv'e also installed all updates available for windows and exchange 2010 including ...
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How best to monitor logstash?

I've seen this question on the mailing list a few times but haven't had a satisfactory answer. How best to monitor that the pipeline isn't stuck? Clients -> logstash -> elasticsearch. Logstash and ...
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How I can check for exact amount of space (MB or GB) in Nagios using check_nt command instead of percentage used value?

How I can check for exact amount of space left (MB or GB) in Nagios using check_nt command instead of percentage value? Currently I'm using this command: check_command ...
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How can I replace email alerts for system events with something more scalable?

I have a number of systems and services that send email alerts when some sort of event takes place. This works fine for a small number of systems but as the number of alerts grows the important ...
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ssh forcecommand connection to xxx closed

i am setting up an ssh notification system for my servers. the aim to for sshd to send me an email every time i log in to one of my servers with the hope of catching intruders. i'm using ubuntu 10.04 ...
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How to send email notification, when ubuntu ec2 server shuts down?

I'm running ec2 instance with ubuntu server and sometimes it seems to be shut down. Is it possible to send an email notification, if server switches to runlevel 0? And how?
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How to get notified by installed/removed packages from dpkg/apt/aptitude?

I'm writing a Python system script and I need to be notified when a program gets installed/upgraded/removed. First of all, I thought to interface my application to an apt-dbus daemon. Unluckily I've ...
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Send notification from HTTP bot (RESTful service or whatever)

I have very simple bot that gathers and parses web pages. It's on a machine in network, behind NAT (so I cannot setup a web server, for example). I don't have MTA set up. The bot should notify me ...
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Windows server 2008 r2: Backup notifications

Is it possible to have Windows server 2008 r2 notify, preferably by e-mail, when a backup failed or had warnings? We've had the issue of having backups that are incomplete (luckily detected before ...
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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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how to include error messages into backup reports for SQL Server 2008 R2?

Right now I have daily (differential) and weekly (full) backups set on my SQL Server 2008 R2 as jobs for SQL Server Agent with email notifications if job fails. I do get emails like this: JOB RUN: ...
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Zabbix multiple notification emails in only one

i have a trigger that it activates in X hours, and notify me which pc's on my department are power on or power off with ICMP ping. This is the trigger: ({Template Personalizado ...
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Logwatch equivalent for Windows Server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What tool do you use to monitor your servers? I have a Windows 2008 server that is just running a few apps and doesn't need a lot of attention. However, all I know how ...
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Zabbix does not send emails

I'm trying to configure zabbix with email notifications. I read many docs about it already, but I must be missing something still, because it doesn't work... What I have configured at the moment: ...
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asterisk incoming/miss call notification (to skype)

My environment: Centos 5.6, Asterisk with freepbx , skype i.e.sends message with parameter skype.sh skype_user message. Now i wanted to send skype notification so that my asterisk server notification ...
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Free SMS notification of new filtered mail message

Does anyone know how to get notified by SMS for free when a new mail message has been received in the inbox. I am using a script which notifies to my Gmail account if one of my websites are slow or ...
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Good global monitoring service [closed]

Is there a monitoring service to monitor my website from different locations on the globe? Like website performance and availability monitoring? One goal would be to find routing problems and ...
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Email Problem - Windows Server 2008 R2

Windows Server 2008 , Server Manager-> File Services->Share and Storage Management->File Server Resource Manager > Right click -> Configure options-> Email Notifications tab I have already configured ...
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What's a good way to email sysadmins the first time a failure happens?

I have a cron job which will copy some files and such. From time to time it will start failing due to an inaccessible host. When it starts failing, I'd like to get notified - but I don't want an email ...
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How to track user dependency on services, resources, settings and defs? (for example to be able to email dependent users if these change)

Is there industry wisdom, management and software tools (free preferably) for recording and tracking which users depend on what services, resources, settings and definitions centrally administered by ...
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Email Notification Before Windows Updates on Server?

Can I have my server send an email before it starts the Windows update process? Details We have a Virtual Private Server running several websites at a hosting company. The server is currently set up ...
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Munin UNKNOWN spamming

By adding unknown_limit 50 to munin.conf I've been able to drastically decrease the number of emails I receive from hosts that generate an otherwise acceptable level of UNKNOWN values. The problem is ...
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Configuring nagios email notification using sSMTP on Ubuntu

I have configured nagios email notification and followed following steps: sSMTP configuration: #apt-get install ssmtp #vi /etc/ssmtp/ssmtp.conf root=sender.email@gmail.com ...
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Questions about fault indicators and SAS controller in home-built NAS

For info, I'm looking at building a NAS and have explored various 4U rack-mount chassis that support 24 drives. I plan to use SATA not SAS drives and ZFS on either FreeNAS or Nexenta as the OS. As ...
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Receiving a notification on a Cluster Group Failover

I have several Windows Cluster set up and I have the need of keeping track of failovers. I'd need to receive a notification of sort whenever a group fails over. I've seen some examples around, but I ...
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Can I have notifications/alerts sent by IM to a Skype account from a headless machine?

I want to make my network monitoring system send IM alerts, and the IM client of choice at my workplace is Skype. Is there a command-line driven API, that doesn't require the GUI Skype client, so I ...
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Monitor email service, with notification of failure

Good morning, I am currently looking for a solution that will enable our organisation to track faults with the email system (and then send notification to IT admins, perhaps by SMS for 24/7 ...
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Nagios Notification Period Setting, Will Nagios Hold the Email?

I am sorry for getting a little lazy not to try it out, but considering it may be helpful for others too, so I ask this question. If I set Nagios notification period like: 7 am - 5 pm, Mon-Fri Once ...
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Nagios (re-)send notification for service in OK state

Quite simple question: How could I set re-sending notifications in Nagios for service which doesn't change its state? I want to use it for fake sms. Service is allways OK (the whole script content is ...
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How config git email notification

Could your advice information (script) to config git notification. We have many projects and team working with them. It will be better if team member could get email notification when another push.
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Configure Symantec Netbackup to send mails about successful and failed backups

I have Symantec Netbackup 7.0 on windows 2008. I have configured backup jobs. I want it to send me notofications about successful and failed backups. I can receive notifications about failed backups ...
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Win server 2008 low disk space email notif

I need to set email notification, when facing low disk space. But I need to set this warning on all partitions, not only on C:/. I scheduled task on event with id 2013, log system, and source ...
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HTTP commit notifications from a Mercurial repository?

I would like to achieve a behavior similar to the NotifyExtension of Mercurial, except that instead of an email to be send, it would be an HTTP request to be performed on a specified URL. Does anyone ...
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OpenNMS: how to send 'resolved' notification via a different path?

How do I specify an alternate destination path for 'issue resolved' notifications? I see how I can configure different routes for different types of alerts in Admin / Configure Notifications / Event ...