Systems administration

Posts tagged with 'Systems administration':

How to make Munin periodically remind you of unresolved alerts

I recommend Munin for general-purpose linux/unix server state monitoring (CPU, memory, disk, network traffic, etc).


Overriding the default Linux kernel 20-second TCP socket connect timeout

Whatever language or client library you're using, you should be able to set the timeout on network socket operations, typically split into a connect timeout, read timeout, and write timeout.