Simple log monitoring alert tool
Chad Scott 110000E1UB Visits (4485)
My colleague @David McCarthy310000KJQX and I were chatting about an issue we're seeing with hanging WAS threads that eventually leads to a Connections server outage. He had the great idea to implement a monitor to detect the condition early and send an email alert so corrective actions could be performed before the outage. While I'm sure there are off-the-shelf packages that can be used or robust tools that can be developed using the JMX API, the goal here was something quick and dirty that we could implement in a minimal amount of time.
After having a crack at it this weekend, I created Simp
The specific issue we're working on is for Windows, so this is implemented as a PowerShell script. A Bash version would likely be even simpler.