Saturday, September 13, 2014

RPi-Monitor: Version 2.8 is available

The version 2.8 of RPi-Monitor has been released.

If you don't know yet what RPI-Monitor do, have a look to RPi-Monitor Overview.

Picture from Flickr cc-by by Duncan Hull

What's new in this version?
This version is coming with internal changes, improvement and bug fixes.

Here is the changelog of version 2.8:
  • Add debian repository using github as repo
  • Manage configuration indexes unicity per file
  • Add 'include' parameter to load additionnal configuration file 
  • Split configuration files and use 'include' in default configuration file
  • Add parameters to customise menu logo, title and page title
  • Add 'Badge' function for status page (similar to Label)
  • Simplify and fix startup scripts
  • Change ownership of cron script to avoid issue with logs
  • Check if HTML5 localStorage is activated and warn user is not
  • Improve upgradable packages detection


Sunday, August 17, 2014

RPi-Monitor: Use labels to show servers status

RPi-Monitor version 2.7 introduces a new javascript function named Label.


The goal of this function is to add a colored text reflecting the status of a service.

This post is explaining how this new feature can be used.

RPi-Monitor: Version 2.7 is available


Note: A new version of RPi-Monitor is available: Version 2.8.
All the details about the latest version of Rpi-Monitor are in RPi-Monitor overview

The version 2.7 of RPi-Monitor has been released.

If you don't know yet what RPI-Monitor do, have a look to RPi-Monitor Overview.

Photo from Flickr AttributionShare Alike cc-by-sa by Adrienne Yancey


What's new in this version?
This version is coming with internal changes, improvement and bug fixes.

Here is the changelog of version 2.7:
  • Change directory storing configuration to /etc/rpimonitor/
  • Change configuration file name to better names
  • Create a template directory for configuration files
  • Change location of RRD storage to /var/lib/rpimonitor
  • Add xbian support and distribution automatic detection in debian package
  • Cleanup shellinabox menu display and configuration
  • Change ownership of empty.rrd to activate on demand regeneration Fixing issue #23
  • Update raspbian.conf to make it compatible with NOOBS installation
  • Update jquery (v2.1.1) and bootstrap (v2.3.2)
  • Update disk usage formula for better compatibility
  • Add 'Label' function for status page

Saturday, March 29, 2014

RPi-Monitor join the PiStore

RPi-Monitor is joining The Pi Store
The version 2.6 is the 14th release of RPi-Monitor and the first to be available in the store.
Next versions will also be installable from the store...



The dedicated page is available here : http://store.raspberrypi.com/projects/rpi-montor.
RPi-Monitor will continue to be installable using the standard process using the .deb package which have the advantage to not be dependent of any Graphical User Interface.


Saturday, March 22, 2014

RPi-Monitor Interactive Configuration Helper

Version 2.6 introduced a new feature named RPi-Monitor Interactive Configuration Helper. This article is detailling how to use it to monitor a ntfs volume.

First execute the following command:

rpimonitord -i


Press Enter