website-poller

0.5.7 MIT/X Consortium License    
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Polls specified websites and alerts using system notifications

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website-poller polls websites specified at ~/.websitepollerrc (JSON) and alerts using system notifications should some website fail to respond properly.

Define your ~/.websitepollerrc like this:

{
 "user-agent": "Koodilehto Website Poller",
 "websites": [
 "http://www.github.com",
 "http://www.google.com"
 ]
}


Installation

Change the paths at ./install.sh and run it, or add the crontab entry yourself: @hourly DISPLAY=:0.0 /path/to/websitepoller.py > /dev/null

Make sure you have python-notify2 installed in order for the notications to work.
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Last updated on September 27th, 2012

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