Linux Watchdog Daemon

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Overview of the Watchdog Daemon (read this first)
General Tests
Normal Installation
Building from Source
Command Line Options
Configuring The Daemon
Writing Test/Repair Scripts
Testing Before Deployment

Useful Links

Official source code (currently V5.15, and also older versions) can be pulled from here:

General bug tracking and issues can be looked at here:

The 'man' pages (may not be current):

Other useful sources of information are:

An excellent article covering watchdog hardware and the generally bad design of some hardware and software:

Last Updated on 26-Aug-2019 by Paul Crawford
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