Using Mobile Phone email addys for monitoring
jhary at unsane.co.uk
Thu Sep 6 21:33:44 UTC 2007
matthew zeier wrote:
> > Anyone else have any issues, past or present, with this kind of thing?
> It takes ~ 7 minutes from the time Nagios sends an email sms to AT&T to
> the time it hits my phone. I'm using @mobile.mycingular.com because
> mmode.com stopped working (which results in at least two txt pages vs.
> the one I was used to).
> > Is SMTP to a mobile phone a fundamentally flawed way to do this?
> I'm beginning to think it is!
Any place I've worked thats used sms alerting has ended up using either
sms-tools (http://smstools.meinemullemaus.de/) or gnokki
(www.gnokii.org) with a bit of scripting to send the sms ourselves.
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