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,… Continue reading Setting up Monit + with tomcat

inode problems and full disks

Today we had a customer who had an interesting problem. They were getting the message 'disk is full' despite having plenty of free space. Luckily for him, my first thought was 'inodes?' I logged in and checked his inode usage