Script to monitor tablespace and filesytem growth and alert DBAs of pending "Filesystem Full" scenarios. Any such script to share?

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Hello all,

I have a need to deploy a DB2 tablespace, diagnostic log files and especially the filesystem monitoring for potential "Log full", and/or  "Filesystem Full" situation. I am hoping to "borrow and modify for my own use" a very decent Linux/AIX script from one of our esteemed DBAs any such script that they use in their production environment for monitoring these objects. The script should monitor the current used space for tablespace, db2diag log files, filesystem size and alert DBAs when a threshold is reached (85%) of total space as Yellow and (90%) of space used as RED.

I will be very grateful for any assistance with in finding the kind of script that I am looking for.

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For older versions of DB2, this Nagios plugins worked fine:

Of course, this assumes you already have a Nagios server. If not, it may be overkill to monitor a single instance.

You may also want to take a look at Zabbix ;-)

It's open-source, so it's free and it's quite handy...


I am really looking written shell script(s) for this. I do not want any third-party tool/plug-in type of tools.
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But if you don't have a monitoring infrastructure in place (Nagios/Icinga, PRTG, Zabbix, Spiceworks, etc, etc), you should consider it.


I am still hoping for some assistance on using scripts/cron to solve this issue. Can I find a hero on this site?

With humility, I thank everyone.



Thank you guys...

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