remote reset

jeff jeff at parlant.com
Tue Jul 12 11:01:40 MDT 2005


I'll use nagios for monitoring.

Ryan Erickson wrote:
> There are commercially-available watchdog timers and heartbeat monitors
> available.  I unfortunately don't have a recommendation, as I've never
> needed them.
> 
> Something like this, assuming you can get Linux software for the heartbeat...
> 
> http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=56100&item=5787506905&rd=1
> 
> If I were doing it for a home / non-commercial setting, I'd probably just
> build something with a Basic Stamp to monitor the serial tty, and look for
> the panic message and / or a heartbeat message sent to the tty.  It'd be
> easy to have the Basic Stamp open / close a contact to cause a relay
> closure attached to the reset button.
> 
> Ryan
> 
> 
snip

-- 
Jeff

"...this wrong tool. Never use this."  -- Zathras



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