[Israel.pm] volunteer needed

Martha H Greenberg marthag at MIT.EDU
Tue Jan 13 15:15:27 PST 2004


Well, that's really not what the talk is about.  The talk is geared
towards sysadmins, not developers.  And I'm going to be talking about
tools for monitoring networks and systems.

Martha Greenberg
marthag at mit.edu

On Wed, 14 Jan 2004, Shlomo Yona wrote:

> On Tue, 13 Jan 2004, Martha H Greenberg wrote:
>
> > Also, if anyone has any particular questions on perl and monitoring that
> > they want answered in my talk, speak up now!
>
> I wonder how can I monitor the resources used by a script of
> mine, which spawns several other processes while running.
>
> I am particularly interested in the following:
> 	- disk space usage
> 	- memory usage
> 	- bandwidth (http reuqests and responses)
> in total (although a detailed report for each child process
> as well would be nice).
>
> I am especially interested in this for the purpose of
> evaluating resource-requirements for later deployments on
> other systems, but such a report should also be useful for
> understanding the peak resource requirements of the script
> so I can try and limit it (e.g., in case it uses up too much
> memory, I'd like to be able to limit its memmory consumption
> up front instead of having a paniking kernel killing
> processes in order to survive once my script takes up too
> much memory).
>
> Thanks.
>
> --
> Shlomo Yona
> shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il
> http://cs.haifa.ac.il/~shlomo/
>
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