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watchdog service is not working because /dev/watchdog does not exist

There is a ITE8783 watchdog chip placed within my machine (OS Ubuntu 14.04.1). The kernel module it87 supports is. This module was not automatically loaded on startup. So I added it87 to /etc/modules. ...
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pgpool run and only log one line

I am using pgpool and when I run: sudo pgpool -f pgpool.conf -F pcp.conf -n It just log one line and keep waitting.... : 2014-10-09 13:27:42 LOG: pid 28626: wd_chk_setuid: ifup[/sbin/ifconfig] ...
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Cannot enable NMI Watchdog on HM65 Core i5

I'm trying to enable the NMI Watchdog on Linux on an AFL-12A-HM65 touch screen with an Intel HM65 Core i5 CPU. The user manual has an implementation for DOS (real helpful) but not for Linux. There ...
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Embedded servers and Watchdog for Windows

I have this customer that has a lot of embedded server devices out on the field. Now these are running a variation of Windows-systems (WinXP, Win2k, WinEmbedded2009). A few of these units have ...
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Install watchdog and firewall on Plesk 11.5

As far as I know Plesk arrives with Firewall and Watchdog out of the box, but now I'm working on a new server with Plesk 11.5.30 and I the Extensions Management page is empty. How can I install the ...
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Is a hardware watchdog already active at my CentOS server?

I rent a dedicated server (with Intel Haswell CPU and custom hardware) at a lowcost hosting service and use it with CentOS 6.4 / 64 bit Linux (with stock kernel: 2.6.32-358.14.1.el6.x86_64). Every ...
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watchdog: behavior of file and sync options?

Here's my situation: I'm having a very occasional problem where a (very) remote embedded PC/104 system running Debian seems to lose the ability to use any communications interface. I can't get to it ...
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Linux watchdog and timing interval

How does the /dev/watchdog timer exactly work? I found a description here and it says that once I open the file from an application I need to update it every 10 seconds. I was wondering is this a ...
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what is the best universal watchdog script? [closed]

OK, so I'm familiar with several methods of implementing a "watchdog" script. The problem is, that none of these check for a "hung" or unresponsive process. They all just check if the process is still ...
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CMAN: using SBD (Storage Based Death) and watchdog as STONITH

I'm building up a 2-node cluster based on CMAN + Pacemaker cluster stack, but I have no hardware STONITH devices. However both nodes are connected to a shared storage via iSCSI and I would like to use ...
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launchd as watchdog

Can launchd on OSX (specifically Mountain Lion) be configured to work like watchdog, monitoring processes, after having launched them, to keep them alive? If so, how?
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Does exist a linux service for watching/checking (and restarting, i.e. for a segfault) running daemons? [closed]

I'm searching for a linux service that watches/checks every n seconds a list of running processes/daemons for detecting (and noticing+restarting the process) any issues (like a segmentation fault in ...
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How to set up linux watchdog daemon with Intel 6300esb

I've been searching for this on Google for sometime now and I have yet to find proper documentation on how to connect the kernel driver for my 6300esb watchdog timer to /dev/watchdog and ensure that ...
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Kill processes if high load average

Not so far ago LA on my server raised to 400 and I couldn't even login to server using ssh. Does exists any software, that can prevent this situations by automatically killing processes that making ...
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HP ProLiant DL360 G7 watchdog

I have dl360 G7 servers. some times kernel got panic. I understood, that server have hardware watchdog timer. dmesg | grep wdt [ 6.344992] hpwdt 0000:02:00.0: PCI INT A -> GSI 16 (level, low) ...
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Self watchdog script

Has anyone written a self-watchdog script and can share the way it was resolved? I have DD-WRT on one of the routers and can make only one startup script. The problem is doesn't get run. If I log on ...
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How to check what/if hardware watchdogs are available in linux?

Linux supports several types of watchdog hardware. Is there a way to detect the available hardware watchdogs and load the appropriate kernel module (and "softdog" as fallback solution)? I guess, ...
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HP NC107i (BCM5723) on freebsd 9

We've purchased 3 hp proliant dl120 servers. They come with 2 integrated network adapters - HP NC107i PCIe Gigabit Server Adapter which is based on BCM5723. After Freebsd 9 installation I've ...
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linux + create simple watch dog process in shell script

I need to create watch dog process (will run in linux version 5.x) that look all time on /etc/cluster.cf file And if the process matches the string: machineA_is_active in the cluster.cf file Then ...
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Sun T2000 Solaris 10 Watchdog

Any ideas where the watchdog properties/settings are located on a T2000 running SPARC Solaris 10? Thanks.
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Looking for a basic auto-ping power watchdog for my flaky server

My home Mac Mini server keeps locking up, and I was looking into a switch to automatically cycle the power when it stops responding to pings. Is there a simpler/cheaper alternative that devices like ...
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System reboot on executing “date -s” command

My system reboots when i give the "date -s" command. I collected the log and it says this Jan 18 13:27:46 watchdog[2421]: file /tmp/cmm/strobeWDT was not changed in 1 seconds. Jan 18 13:27:46 ...
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watchdog daemon file change interval?

I'm trying to setup the watchdog daemon to run on my Fedora 12 system. I know exactly what I want it to do ... but I'm unsure as to exactly configure it. Mainly due to inexact documentation. What I ...
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How to install GNU/Linux on ADSL router to setup internet watchdog?

What model of ADSL modem/router by major market brand can be used to install some distro of Linux to setup a watchdog to initialize connection by demand in case for example of main internet connection ...
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FreeBSD 8.0 “Watchdog Timeout” drops ethernet connection

Recently my FreeBSD 8.0 (GENERIC) box was hit with a large amount of requests from an IP in Taiwan, trying to guess passwords and all of that stuff. Anyway, long story short, I noticed at a certain ...
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Windows NT Service “Watchdog” software?

The company i'm doing contract work is using Windows NT servers for a handful of legacy clients / website hosting. Brilliant. Anyway, One these Windows NT servers, occationally the "World Wide Web ...