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Re: Config working on CentOS 5 stopped working on CentOS 6

From: Martin Pala
Subject: Re: Config working on CentOS 5 stopped working on CentOS 6
Date: Sun, 15 Nov 2015 20:16:23 +0100


please can you provide more details about the problem? (error messages and/or 
monit log).

Note that monit 5.9 includes fix for program execution for CentOS6/RHEL6, we 
recommend upgrade to latest monit version (5.15), you can get it here: You can build rpm directly from the source 
code release: rpmbuild -tb monit-5.15.tar.gz. I think RHEL uses custom 
configuration file, official monit looks for /etc/monitrc, so you may need to 
rename the configuration file or create a link after upgrade.


> On 14 Nov 2015, at 16:51, Stas Oskin <address@hidden> wrote:
> Hi,
> Monit has reliably served us through the years, and we are very happy of it.
> Unfortunately during scheduled migration to CentOS 6 due CentOS 5 EOL, we 
> discovered it stopped monitoring the services pid files. HTTP monitoring 
> works fine.
> The CentOS 6 version is:
> monit-5.1.1-4.el6.x86_64
> CentOS 5 version is:
> monit-4.10.1-8.el5
> An example config that not working anymore (but accepted by monit when 
> starting):
> check process XXXX with pidfile /XXXX/pid/
>     start program  "/etc/init.d/xxxxx restart"
>     stop program  "/etc/init.d/xxxxxx stop"
>     if mem usage > 85% then restart
>     if 5 restarts within 5 cycles then timeout
> I guess something changed in configuration jump from 4 to 5, will appreciate 
> any advice.
> Thanks!
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