Simple bash script to check mysql status with Nagios

After updating mysql on a server that is running cpanel, Nagios kept reporting that mysql is down. I double checked and the database server was running just fine, so I proceeded with a step by step analysis, the issue proved to be the following:

root@cpanel [~]# /usr/local/nagios/libexec/check_mysql
/usr/local/nagios/libexec/check_mysql: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

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How to copy only specific files uploaded through FTP

Today I’m going to show you a nice way to sync only specific files from user directories to a “fast speed download” server. Basically, all my users upload resources (maps, sounds, models, etc) for a Counter Strike 1.6 Server through FTP. The issue was the fact that all these files had to be copied to …

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