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Monit Rules

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As a follow on from my post on Monit, I have compiled a selection of rules that can be used to monitor various services on your server. check process sshd with pidfile /var/run/sshd.pid start programĀ  “/etc/init.d/sshd start” stop programĀ  “/etc/init.d/sshd … Continue reading

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Monit – Keeping Servers running even while asleep

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One of the downsides to working on the internet, is that it never stops – it is a 24 hour a day, 365 day a year system. There is not ‘break’ in it, no time to rest. When you run … Continue reading

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Automatic Backup Scripts

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This assumes that you have 2 Linux machines / servers – one to backup to the other. To enable the script to automatically login to the destination server you will need to enabled ssh key based logins. First off, create … Continue reading

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New Server

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I have just started the move to a new server, all my sites will be migrating. The new server should be a lot more powerful, so all my sites should become more responsive. If you notice any problems with the … Continue reading

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