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what is script /usr/local/bin/ipalert_statd ?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by BassTeQ, Mar 30, 2014.

  1. BassTeQ

    BassTeQ Active Member

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    Hello,

    Done some searching and can't really find out much info, only other cPanel users also have this script running on their server. So I thought I'd ask the question here, does this script need to run, is it used by cPanel in any way?

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  2. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    Hello :)

    The script you referenced is not part of cPanel. It's likely associated with a third-party network monitoring application installed on your server. For instance, have you installed any applications such as Nagios on your system?

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    Thanks for clarifying, I think I may have tried to install nagios or similar a few years ago, perhaps it was never removed properly?

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    It's possible. You could use the "stat" command to see when the file was last accessed to better determine if it's being used.

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