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Monitoring MySQL replication with Munin

Munin is a powerful system monitoring tool.  What makes it so versatile is that you can write your own plugins to monitor any parameter you want. In this post I'll show how you can monitor the status of a MySQL replication. We'll be monitoring…

Interpreting Munin graphs

Munin is a great resource monitoring tool that is simple to install and configure.  It shows data in form of graphs, which once you've learned to interpret often allow you to pinpoint an issue in one instant. Among other things, we use Munin…