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Old 12-19-2008, 08:59 AM   #1
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Linux agent development


Hi all,
I am going to develop the linux agent (c/c++) for monitoring system health , this agent collect the information about the , CPU usage , memory usage , process running on that server , port information etc., how to get this information from linux kernel , pls help me

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Old 12-19-2008, 10:28 AM   #2
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You will probably consider this to be anything other than help, but I can't see why this is a good idea. There are a number of programs that do exactly this kind of thing (nagios, munin/monit even ksysguard).
Maybe here aren't many that do everything.

Wouldn't the whole world be a better place if you wrote useful 'plug-ins' for existing systems? If so, maybe you would like to look at what exists?
 
Old 12-22-2008, 12:13 AM   #3
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Hi,
This linux agent is the part of the NMS (Network Monitoring System) , this agent(going to develop) give the system information (like service running on the machine , process information ,port etc.,)to the NMS. pls give me the guide lines , how to get this information from linux kernel.
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Old 12-28-2008, 11:26 AM   #4
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4 other similar/closely related threads is quite enough ...
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...g-proc-693028/
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...g-proc-692666/
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...g-proc-692457/
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...kernel-692157/
 
  


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