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Run a SSH script when SSH script sensor is in Down state



I have a SSH script sensor setup on a Linux box that monitors for certain conditions. When the sensor goes down, I would like it to run another script, periodically, until it achieves the desired result. Is this possible?

linux prtg ssh

Created on Apr 17, 2018 3:50:23 PM

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Hi there!

The only option I am aware of would be to use a Notification, triggered by a State Trigger, which then executes a program/script. I am afraid though that it won't be possible to re-run this script periodically by PRTG.

If you want to implement such Notification, please first copy your script into the "\Notifications\EXE" folder (standard path: C:\Program Files (x86)\PRTG Network Monitor\Notifications\EXE). Afterwards please create a new notification (Setup | Account Settings | Notifications), choose "Execute Program" as an action and pick your script/program.

I hope this helps.

Kind regards
Andreas Günther, Technical Support

Created on Apr 18, 2018 10:53:32 AM by  Andreas Günther [Paessler Support]

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