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How to access min/max/avg value in munin plugins?

I'm writing a munin plugin and display a GAUGE which displays a value which constantly increases. What I want to add to that plugin is a day/week/etc. average. I simply have to substract the day's ...
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Which scripting language to use to asynchronously ssh into equipment, run several commands, parse the output, and save to a file on my computer? [closed]

There are several points I'd like to stress in my question. I'd like to login by asynchronously ssh'ing into our infrastructure equipment. Meaning, I do not want to connect to only one device, do ...
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When to use Bash, when Python/Perl/Ruby? [closed]

What's your rationale for when to write a Bash script and when to use a more powerful scripting language (Python, Perl, Ruby, ...)? I'm finding that very simple scripts are nicer with Bash, but many ...
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view cpanel running scripts

Hi I want to view or stop the perl scripts which are running in my cpanel server. Me have no root access to server. But i think some perl or python scripts are still running in my server. Please help ...
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1answer
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perl dbd::mysql cant install (from asterisk perl script)

I ve got problem with perl script for asterisk. I've investigate that when tping use DBI; -- all statcks. After that i added: my @driver_names = DBI->available_drivers; foreach ...
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Perl or Python, better suited for Unix system automation?

I have been using bash for most of my system administration tasks. I also know a bit of perl. Should I learn Python or Perl is better for system automation. So far from my experience learning perl ...
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DO i need to learn perl [closed]

I am planning of working in system administration field. Initially i was thinking of learning python for script writing. But in some jobs they need perl as well. DO i nned to learn perl so that in ...
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What to do if bash scripts come with an incorrect interpreter path?

I'm trying to install BugZilla on our server. The issue is that perl scripts of BugZilla define the path as /usr/bin/perl, and my perl installation is located at /usr/local/bin/perl. I've had this ...
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MSSQL access from Perl

I've been tasked with writing a script to do some file processing, and I need to be able to do a simple query against a SQL server to verify the counts on the server match up to how many the database ...
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4answers
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Script automation : login, enter password, run commands, save output locally?

I have had a question for a while whether it possible for a Perl or Bash script to: log into another machine enter password run a few commands save output in a local file How can I do it? Thanks ...
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Perl 5.10 logon/logout scripts

Given a mixed environment of Windows servers, Linux (RHEL5) servers, and XP clients, can anyone foresee benefits and/or problems attempting to use Perl 5.10 for logon/logout scripts? Thanks. Using ...