[Ilugc] Firefox - Capturing the
manokaran at gmail.com
Sun Jan 31 14:06:11 IST 2010
On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 1:49 PM, Rajagopal Swaminathan <
raju.rajsand at gmail.com> wrote:
> > So firefox might have a timeout to identify connection outage.
> sure it has. but how and where do I detect/recognise it from within a
> > I want to know what you really mean by "tracking unavailability from a
> > user perspective".
> through a script / inotify / auditd
> > The browser tab itself clearly says that the site is down. What more
> > do you need?
> Indeed, if a human is sitting in front of it. But a human can Lie and
> in IMHO Audit/SLA hard data is generally relied on which can only be
> captured, again imho, by script / inotify / auditd or some such
Why not do a 'GET' request on the relevant resources (using the HTTP lib of
the language of your choice) periodically (say every few mins) and check for
connection timed out errors and log/process them accordingly!
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