Projects / bgcheck


bgcheck is a process monitor for Linux written in perl that can be a very useful tool for administrators used to limit the amount of background processes that each user can run.


Recent releases

  •  24 May 1999 17:15

    Release Notes: Fixed ftpd spawn detection to work better and added support for long usernames.

    •  16 May 1999 05:02

      Release Notes: Fixed major problems handling ftp processes and added exception list for programs.

      •  19 Mar 1999 07:26

        Release Notes: Fixed ps parsing routines to work better, modified to display memory correctly, added feature to send e-mail to the admin if the user violates the process limit a set amount of times and added feature to send e-mail to the user when they exceed the maximum.

        •  15 Mar 1999 09:11

          Release Notes: added ask option that prompts you on whether or not to kill processes; added command line parameters; modified so that it kills the pids using the most memory instead of arbitrarily

          •  14 Mar 1999 10:38

            Release Notes: Initial release.


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