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I have a script to use on linux. I want to use cron on a program and i want to monitor it on prtg. what can i do to see on prtg? let me explain more. I used a script on a program. I want that program to close and start again in every 24 hour. And I want to monitor this action on prtg to see it works or not? How can i add this script on prtg?

cron crond prtg

Created on May 9, 2020 9:28:35 AM

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You can create a SSH Script Sensor to monitor the desired information within PRTG with your script.
You can find more information about this sensor here.

Furthermore, you can execute the script on a target device with a notification template and notification trigger.

Kind regards,
Marijan Horsky, Team Tech Support.

Created on May 11, 2020 7:59:56 AM by  Marijan Horsky [Paessler Support]

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