Scout Plugins Library
Scout is a hosted monitoring solution. Scout uses open-source plugins (written in Ruby) to monitor a wide variety of system, OS, and application metrics.
Each folder in this repository represents one Scout plugin.
This repo contains a Gemfile to use with bundler to install needed Gems for tests and the plugins themselves.
If you don't have Bundler:
gem install bundler
Once Bundler is installed:
How to Make your own Scout plugin
Anyone can create a Scout plugin. Get started by:
- looking at the examples in this Repository
- reading the development guide at http://scoutapp.com/info/creating_a_plugin
When you have something working you'd like to share, drop us a note at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or, send us a pull request here on github. Also don't hesitate to contact us before or during plugin development if you need guidance.
A note on tests
Plugin tests are key. Read up on plugin testing at http://scoutapp.com/info/creating_a_plugin#test_file.
We prefer test/unit for its ubiquity and simplicity.