Using a quite simple script one can ensure that the mobility connector is up and accepting connections. In the example I use it is assumed that the connector is listening on port 443 (the default). The script is checking whether the port 443 is open and listening - and if not simply restarting the DataSync.
1. Create a script (in /root/bin), I named it chkds.sh with the following content:
Anyone tried this monitoring script with Nagios? Some examples of scripts used to monitor groupwise can be found here - exchange.nagios.org/.../Novell-GroupWise - perhaps someone could do so with this script & add it to nagios exchange for everyone?