Why is my discord bot randomly go offline?

ok so i’m hosting a discord bot on a $5 per month droplet and it just randomly goes down, my current process manager is pm2 when i do pm2 logs 0 it just shows the bot online msg but my bot is offline, does anyone know why? and my bot is also written in (python)

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Hi @Sengolda,

It’s possible your Droplet gets too much worked up and kills your bot automatically in order to avoid any issues. What I’ll suggest is checking your /var/log/messages file for any KILL signals.

You’ll most probably need to upgrade if you notice these signals. This means your Droplet was not able to co-op with the load your bot was creating.