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Check process runtime

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A script that checks, if a given process has exceeded a defined runtime in seconds
command: /usr/local/nagios/libexec/check_proc_time.sh -p -w -c

expects parameters:

p) a pattern to grep the processlist
w) runtime in seconds as a threshold for warning state
c) runtime in seconds as a threshold for critical state

uses:
- ps
- grep
- awk
Reviews (1)
byformwandler, April 2, 2012
The time calculated in seconds is wrong on my actual Linux system. check_proc_age.sh works better.