Message Of The Day – System Status will dynamicaly generate the /etc/motd file with the current information about system resources and usage. Using crontab the script will periodically in 5 minutes interval generate the status of the system resources and running processes and network services. The original message of the day will be stored in the /etc/motd.orig file.
Configuring e-mail address you’ll receive the notifications about following issues with configurable warning and critical limits:
exceeding disk space on partitions and SWAP usage
specific process is not running
specific local network service is not running
NTP is not synchronized with network peer(s)
too many e-mails in mail queue
When you want to have displayed MOTD when logging via SSH client you have to change setting on the sshd server.
The system status report is organized into three columns:
Feel free to contact me if you have any suggestions or bug report(s) at e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org