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monit - Manage the state of a program monitored via Monit

Synopsis

  • Manage the state of a program monitored via Monit

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
name
required
Default:
None
The name of the monit program/process to manage
state
required
    Choices:
  • present
  • started
  • stopped
  • restarted
  • monitored
  • unmonitored
  • reloaded
Default:
None
The state of service
timeout
(added in 2.1)
Default:
300
If there are pending actions for the service monitored by monit, then Ansible will check for up to this many seconds to verify the requested action has been performed. Ansible will sleep for five seconds between each check.

Examples

# Manage the state of program "httpd" to be in "started" state.
- monit:
    name: httpd
    state: started

Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Author

  • Darryl Stoflet (@dstoflet)

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