With the DirectAdmin Service Monitor tool, you can start, restart, stop, reload server services like httpd, mysqld, dovecot, exim, named etc.
This KB article is intended for DirectAdmin admin users.
How to access the DirectAdmin Service Monitor:
1. Log in to your DirectAdmin account as an admin user
2. Go to Admin Tools >> Service Monitor
3. You will see the list of server services and some information – the Status of the service, the PID(s) and the memory usage. You can Start, Stop, Restart or Reload services.
You can also select which columns will be visible (click the Columns drop-down list):
In our server case, the list of active services is:
Service Status PID(s) Memory Usage da-popb4smtp Running 303813 216 KB directadmin Running 458724 520737 520741 520742 520743 520744 520746 520758 520764 520776 520784 39.51 MB dovecot Running 520669 93.44 MB exim Running 520534 8.88 MB httpd Running 442918 512188 512189 38.6 MB mysqld Running 108800 20.79 MB named Running 433322 104.21 MB php-fpm74 Running 442607 26.42 MB pure-ftpd Running 458661 3.82 MB sshd Running 1077 509890 509904 24.05 MB
With a password confirmation, you are also able to reboot the server. Just click the REBOOT button.
To check the services running on the server you can also commands such as:
# ps aux
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