[erlang-questions] app for watching/monitoring other erlang nodes

Loïc Hoguin <>
Tue Nov 20 13:40:46 CET 2012


On 11/20/2012 01:23 PM, Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:
> Hi!
>
> Is any application available that will monitor the status of multiple
> erlang nodes and publish logs/reports? Kind of like a supervisor on the
> node level.
>
> It's not very difficult to write one, but if it already exists, it saves
> a lot of time.
>
> If it doesn't exist, did anyone else felt the need for one? In my case,
> the reason is that I have nodes that crash mysteriously and randomly and
> I couldn't retrieve any relevant information from them or the crashes.
> This would help track their health without adding much to their load.

Isn't that what the snmp application is for? Alongside a tool that 
supports SNMP like Nagios.

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Loïc Hoguin
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