[Xymon] win32 svcs monitoring

Mark Felder feld at feld.me
Fri Oct 11 16:48:16 CEST 2013

On Fri, Oct 11, 2013, at 9:21, Neil Simmonds wrote:
> Actually in my experience if it reports this, there is an issue but it's
> just not reporting it correctly. If you look at the list below you will
> probably find that it's actually stopped.
> This has been a major bugbear of mine for quite some time but I've not
> been able to find a solution. It seems that it always reports the status
> as whatever the "want" value is but when you look at the actual process
> then there really is an issue.
> This causes confusion for our operators as they are left wondering why
> Xymon is reporting red for a service that appears at first look to be in
> exactly the state required.

I can't login to this specific server to confirm your suspicions, but
I'll pass this info to the other techs here

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