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The EDDIE Tool

The EDDIE Tool is a system and network monitoring, security, and performance analysis agent developed entirely in threaded Python. Its key features are portability, extendibility, and powerful configuration.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  06 Jan 2009 13:18

    Release Notes: Eddie is now a properly installable Python package. This allows it to be distributed in package format and can be very easily installed using "easy_install EDDIE-Tool". Other bugfixes and minor enhancements are included.

    •  07 Dec 2007 08:35

      Release Notes: Many bugfixes and enhancements were made. The Spread messaging system is supported.

      •  01 Nov 2005 01:52

        Release Notes: Support for two new platforms: FreeBSD and Microsoft Windows. Solaris 10 support. Better support for Linux kernel 2.6. SMTP response time monitoring. The FILE directive can show diffs when monitored files are modified. Disk/filesystem throughput measuring on Solaris. Many more enhancements and bugfixes.

        •  14 Sep 2004 14:55

          Release Notes: A few bugfixes were made. Support for OpenBSD, Darwin, and Redhat Enterprise Linux 3 was improved. SNMP features are included out of the box, without needing an external module anymore.

          •  24 Jul 2004 20:11

            Release Notes: The most exciting new features are support for two new platforms: OpenBSD and Darwin/OS X. Consider support for these platforms as beta. Some other major updates include fine-grained HTTP timing, configurable HTTP request timeouts (using Python 2.3+), a directive checktime parameter to specify exact times of day or days of week to perform tests, MySQL monitoring, and SNMP support for 64-bit counters.


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