A quick ruby+redis script to monitor DSL disconnections using time series with redis zadd/zrangebyscore.
Tested on Mac OS X with the stock Ruby 1.8.7 Snow Leopard install.
- make sure you have redis up:
brew install redis(I set it up to start at boot, too)
- install the required gems for your system ruby (
rvm systemif you use rvm)
gem install redis
- set up a cron with
* * * * * cd /Users/thbar/git/uptime && ruby check_dsl.rb >> check_dsl.log 2>&1
- plug a graphical front-end