Sysdig looks like it could be a useful addition to a sysadmins list of tools, it is described as;

Sysdig is open source, system-level exploration: capture system state and activity from a running Linux instance, then save, filter and analyze. Think of it as strace + tcpdump + lsof + awesome sauce. With a little Lua cherry on top.

It’s easy to install ….

curl -s | sudo bash

…. and even easier to run ….

I wish I had something this straight forward when I was doing syadmin work as a day job, you youngsters don’t know how good you have it.

Written by Russ McKendrick

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