Att.net email server settings

 

Background : I need to receive an alert when my server is down. When the server is down, maybe the Sysload collector will not be able to send any alert. To receive an alert when the server is down, I have an external source (server) to detect it.

Question : Is there any way (i prefer bash script) to detect when my server is down or offline and sends an alert message (Email + SMS)?

If you have a separate server to run your check script on, something like this would do a simple Ping test to see if the server is alive:

Att.net email server settings

If you have an AT&T Yahoo account, you can configure GroupMail mailing list software to send email through the AT&T Yahoo outgoing SMTP mail server.

Alright, let’s face it; AT&T certainly complicates email settings with the variety of SMTP mail servers and settings under their umbrella. Whenever a customer calls with a configuration problem and tells me that they are sending through AT&T, I take a deep breath and prepare myself for battle. Some of the SMTP mail servers under the AT&T umbrella include:

If you have any problems configuring GroupMail to send email through your AT&T Yahoo or any other outgoing SMTP mail server, contact GroupMail support .

Background : I need to receive an alert when my server is down. When the server is down, maybe the Sysload collector will not be able to send any alert. To receive an alert when the server is down, I have an external source (server) to detect it.

Question : Is there any way (i prefer bash script) to detect when my server is down or offline and sends an alert message (Email + SMS)?

If you have a separate server to run your check script on, something like this would do a simple Ping test to see if the server is alive: