Frequently Asked Questions - freemonitor

Upon a successful registration, you will be sent an activation e-mail with a download link. Please follow steps below:

 

  • Unzip archive contents to a dedicated directory (/var/mon/freemon in our example)
  • Make sure that the server.key is readable only by the owner:

chmod 400 server.key

  • Make sure that data collection scripts are executable:

chmod 750 pnacssh.pl bin/check_linux_stats

  • Add the following ling to the crontab file (rund data collection script every 5 minutes):

*/5 * * * * cd "/var/opt/freemon"; ./pnacssh.sh

  • Check if the file servername.result is created in the script directory and monitoring results are shown at monitor.itefix.net.
 

 

Upon a successful registration, you will be sent an activation e-mail with a download link. Please follow steps below:

  • Download the archive file and unzip to a directory (c:\freemon for example)
  • Open a command prompt and run the command below to setup a scheduled task:

schtasks /create /ru SYSTEM /sc minute /mo 5 /tn freemon /tr "c:\freemon\pnacssh.cmd"

A scheduled task named freemon running the data collection script c:\freemon\pnacssh.cmd every 5 minutes.

  • Start the scheduled task for the first time by using the command below:

schtasks /run /tn freemon

  • Check if the file servername.result is created in the script directory and monitoring results are shown at monitor.itefix.net.