User Tools

Site Tools


server_administration

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
server_administration [2016/07/13 13:31]
sgripon [nmd]
server_administration [2016/12/28 12:06] (current)
sgripon [logwatch]
Line 182: Line 182:
 Logwatch can send you a formatted view of system logs every morning by email. It is usefull to check everyday the health of your server. Logwatch can send you a formatted view of system logs every morning by email. It is usefull to check everyday the health of your server.
  
-FIXME Add details here+First, copy default config file to change settings:
  
 +  sudo cp /​usr/​share/​logwatch/​default.conf/​logwatch.conf /​etc/​logwatch/​conf/​
 +
 +Then, to receive by email the report modify the cron job and add --mailto option :
 +
 +<file bash /​etc/​cron.daily/​00logwatch>​
 +#!/bin/bash
 +
 +#Check if removed-but-not-purged
 +test -x /​usr/​share/​logwatch/​scripts/​logwatch.pl || exit 0
 +
 +#execute
 +/​usr/​sbin/​logwatch --output mail --mailto my.email@domain.tld
 +
 +</​file>​
 +
 +===== Slow server diagnostic =====
 +
 +See a very good flow chart to help in slow server cases : http://​blog.scoutapp.com/​articles/​2014/​07/​31/​slow_server_flow_chart
  
 **Share this page:** **Share this page:**
server_administration.1468409494.txt.gz ยท Last modified: 2016/07/13 13:31 by sgripon