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Watch mysql processlist on a remote host

Terminal - Watch mysql processlist on a remote host
watch -n 0.5 ssh [user]@[host] mysqladmin -u [mysql_user] -p[password] processlist | tee -a /to/a/file
2009-08-19 14:21:27
User: lunarblu
Functions: ssh tee watch
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Watch mysql processlist on a remote host

Locally watch MySQL process list update every 5s on a remote host. While you watch pipe to a file. The file out put is messy though but hey at least you have a history of what you see.

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My watch doesn't like "0.5" ! (Ubuntu Jaunty)

Comment by CodSpirit 242 weeks and 6 days ago

watch -n 0.5 works fine for me under bash with Ubuntu 8.04. I think the command to be invoked by watch should be quoted otherwise the shell will interpret the pipe as capturing the output of watch.

@lunarblu If you want to refresh every 5s, change -n 0.5 to -n 5.

Comment by bwoodacre 242 weeks and 6 days ago

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