Operational Messages

When something that may be of interest occurs, collectl calls an internal message reporting routine and assigns that message a status of Informational, Warning, Error or Fatal. In all cases, if a message of type Fatal is encountered, collectl will terminate. In all other cases it continues executing, often skipping what it was trying to do when the error occurred. The way collectl deals with these messages is controlled by several factors:

Interactive Messages

Daemon Mode Messages, requires -f and -m
updated Feb 21, 2011