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Re: Heck, why did the server freeze?

On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 07:38:56PM +0200, Alessandro Vesely wrote:
> On Fri 26/Oct/2018 11:27:36 +0200 Reco wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 11:23:39AM +0200, Alessandro Vesely wrote:
> >> The problem is that the server froze.  I don't think that's what it is supposed
> >> to do when a card fails.
> > 
> > It's my impression too.
> In general, it is too difficult to know if a link is good, at least on the
> local side.  I found nothing better than running pings by cron.

lldpd, there's no substitutes for that in a single L2 segment.
Taking WAN into account, pings seem the most reasonable way.