"watchdog" for a process?

Hal Burgiss hal at burgiss.net
Wed Sep 19 22:49:29 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 19, 2007 at 02:53:06PM -0400, Bart Silverstrim wrote:
> Is there a quick and short script, maybe something that can be run in 
> Cron, that will look at the process list and if a process has been 
> killed or had died will restart the process?

In addtion to the other suggestions and for completeness, you might
look at 'supervise'.


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list