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[Discuss] Simple server monitoring

On 08/22/2013 11:00 AM, Tim Callaghan wrote:
> I need to add basic monitoring to a server and am wondering how I can
> easily accomplish the following:
> 1. Keep track of CPU, Memory, and Disk IO / Space.
> 2. Allow me to set alerts and send emails if certain thresholds are passed.
While I would certainly recommend nagios pr monit, but for ultimate 
simplicity logwatch gives you a lot of information, but you normally run 
this in a cron.daily script.

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
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