Cron script for checking disk space
Here is script for those that interested in not installing a daemon like monit, and just rely on a simple bash script to send notifications when the disk space is low. It is a quite common of a server crashing even though it has been well configured, that rotates logs, etc, but still receives an […]
Setting up Monit + with tomcat
We get asked a lot by customers to install and setup monit. Its not an overly hard task, in fact its pretty darned easy. Monit is brilliant for monitoring and restarting services when they are down, it can alert you or just restart after 5 failed connects/attempts. It handles everything from disk space, to memory, […]
Whats using all my disk space up?
Often we get asked by customers ‘What is using up all my disk space on my VPS?’. Usually we track it down to log files not being rotated or email etc. Here are a few of the commands we use to do that.
David’s Handy Scripts – bandwidth usage – disk usage
I thought a useful addition to our blog might be a running series of handy scripts. Just for the sake of things (and because I couldn’t find a better title), I’m calling the series “David’s Handy Scripts”. I’ll get this show on the road with a quick script I put together to track 2 things […]