[smokeping-users] 500 Error on Master crashes Slaves?

Debbie Fligor fligor at illinois.edu
Mon Jul 23 20:46:19 CEST 2012

On Jul 23, 2012, at 13:34, G.W. Haywood wrote:

> Hi there,
> Didn't see any reply to this.


> On Tue, 17 Jul 2012, Debbie Fligor wrote:
>> ... I've looked through the docs and tried to search the mailing
>> list archives, but haven't figured this one out yet. So can anyone
>> tell me if slaves have to be run "--nodaemon" for some reason? ...
> No, it's normal to run the slaves as daemons.  The documentation
> covers it fairly thoroughly:
> http://oss.oetiker.ch/smokeping/doc/smokeping_master_slave.en.html

hmm. I don't see anything that mentions either way about whether or not to use daemon mode for the slaves.  I guess since it's the default that implies to use it.

> See also
> perldoc /path/to/smokeping
> which shows the smokeping options including for example --no-daemon
> --
> 73,
> Ged.

Debbie Fligor, n9dn       Lead Network Engineer for CITES @ Univ. of Il
email: fligor at illinois.edu          <http://www.uiuc.edu/ph/www/fligor>
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