.. module : : CheckSystemUnix
:synopsis: Various system related checks, such as CPU load, process state and memory.

:module:CheckSystemUnix — CheckSystem#

Various system related checks, such as CPU load, process state and memory.

Queries (Overview):

  1. list of all available queries (check commands)
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:header: "Command", "Description"

:query:`check_memory` | Check free/used memory on the system.

:query:`check_os_version` | Check the version of the underlaying OS.

:query:`check_uptime` | Check time since last server re-boot.

Commands (Overview):

TODO: Add a list of all external commands (this is not check commands)

Queries#

  1. quick reference for all available queries (check commands) in the CheckSystemUnix module.

:query:check_memory#

:synopsis: Check free/used memory on the system.

Usage:

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:header: "Option", "Default Value", "Description"

:option:`help` | N/A | Show help screen (this screen)

:option:`help-pb` | N/A | Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:option:`show-default` | N/A | Show default values for a given command

:option:`help-short` | N/A | Show help screen (short format).

:option:`debug` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`show-all` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`filter` | | Filter which marks interesting items.

:option:`warning` | used > 80% | Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:option:`warn` | | Short alias for warning

:option:`critical` | used > 90% | Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:option:`crit` | | Short alias for critical.

:option:`ok` | | Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:option:`empty-state` | ignored | Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:option:`perf-config` | | Performance data generation configuration

:option:`top-syntax` | ${status}: ${list} | Top level syntax.

:option:`ok-syntax` | | ok syntax.

:option:`empty-syntax` | | Empty syntax.

:option:`detail-syntax` | ${type} = ${used} | Detail level syntax.

:option:`perf-syntax` | ${type} | Performance alias syntax.

:option:`type` | | The type of memory to check (physical = Physical memory (RAM), committed = total memory (RAM+PAGE)

Samples#

Arguments


: synopsis : Show help screen (this screen)

:synopsis: Show help screen (this screen)

| Show help screen (this screen)

: synopsis : Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:synopsis: Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

| Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

: synopsis : Show default values for a given command

:synopsis: Show default values for a given command

| Show default values for a given command

: synopsis : Show help screen (short format).

:synopsis: Show help screen (short format).

| Show help screen (short format).

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Filter which marks interesting items.

:synopsis: Filter which marks interesting items.

| Filter which marks interesting items.

| Interesting items are items which will be included in the check.

| They do not denote warning or critical state but they are checked use this to filter out unwanted items.

| Available options:

============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

-------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

free Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

size Total size of memory

type The type of memory to check

used Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to warning.

| Available options:

============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

-------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

free Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

size Total size of memory

type The type of memory to check

used Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Short alias for warning

:synopsis: Short alias for warning

| Short alias for warning

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to critical.

| Available options:

============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

-------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

free Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

size Total size of memory

type The type of memory to check

used Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Short alias for critical.

:synopsis: Short alias for critical.

| Short alias for critical.

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| If anything matches this any previous state for this item will be reset to ok.

| Available options:

============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

-------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

free Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

size Total size of memory

type The type of memory to check

used Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:synopsis: Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| If no filter is specified this will never happen unless the file is empty.

: synopsis : Performance data generation configuration

:synopsis: Performance data generation configuration

| Performance data generation configuration

| TODO: obj ( key: value; key: value) obj (key:valuer;key:value)

: synopsis : Top level syntax.

:synopsis: Top level syntax.

| Top level syntax.

| Used to format the message to return can include strings as well as special keywords such as:

================= ===============================================================================

Key Value

----------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(free) Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

%(size) Total size of memory

%(type) The type of memory to check

%(used) Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================= ===============================================================================

: synopsis : ok syntax.

:synopsis: ok syntax.

| ok syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when an ok result is returned.

| This value will not be used if your syntax contains %(list) or %(count).

: synopsis : Empty syntax.

:synopsis: Empty syntax.

| Empty syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when nothing matches the filter.

| Possible values are:

================= ===============================================================================

Key Value

----------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(free) Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

%(size) Total size of memory

%(type) The type of memory to check

%(used) Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================= ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Detail level syntax.

:synopsis: Detail level syntax.

| Detail level syntax.

| This is the syntax of each item in the list of top-syntax (see above).

| Possible values are:

================= ===============================================================================

Key Value

----------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(free) Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

%(size) Total size of memory

%(type) The type of memory to check

%(used) Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================= ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Performance alias syntax.

:synopsis: Performance alias syntax.

| Performance alias syntax.

| This is the syntax for the base names of the performance data.

| Possible values are:

================= ===============================================================================

Key Value

----------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(free) Free memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

%(size) Total size of memory

%(type) The type of memory to check

%(used) Used memory in bytes (g,m,k,b) or percentages %

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================= ===============================================================================

: synopsis : The type of memory to check (physical = Physical memory (RAM), committed = total memory (RAM+PAGE)

:synopsis: The type of memory to check (physical = Physical memory (RAM), committed = total memory (RAM+PAGE)

| The type of memory to check (physical = Physical memory (RAM), committed = total memory (RAM+PAGE)

:query:check_os_version#

:synopsis: Check the version of the underlaying OS.

Usage:

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:class: contentstable

:delim: |

:header: "Option", "Default Value", "Description"

:option:`help` | N/A | Show help screen (this screen)

:option:`help-pb` | N/A | Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:option:`show-default` | N/A | Show default values for a given command

:option:`help-short` | N/A | Show help screen (short format).

:option:`debug` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`show-all` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`filter` | | Filter which marks interesting items.

:option:`warning` | version > 50 | Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:option:`warn` | | Short alias for warning

:option:`critical` | version > 50 | Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:option:`crit` | | Short alias for critical.

:option:`ok` | | Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:option:`empty-state` | ignored | Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:option:`perf-config` | | Performance data generation configuration

:option:`top-syntax` | ${status}: ${list} | Top level syntax.

:option:`ok-syntax` | | ok syntax.

:option:`empty-syntax` | | Empty syntax.

:option:`detail-syntax` | ${version} (${major}.${minor}.${build}) | Detail level syntax.

:option:`perf-syntax` | version | Performance alias syntax.

Arguments#

: synopsis : Show help screen (this screen)

:synopsis: Show help screen (this screen)

| Show help screen (this screen)

: synopsis : Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:synopsis: Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

| Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

: synopsis : Show default values for a given command

:synopsis: Show default values for a given command

| Show default values for a given command

: synopsis : Show help screen (short format).

:synopsis: Show help screen (short format).

| Show help screen (short format).

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Filter which marks interesting items.

:synopsis: Filter which marks interesting items.

| Filter which marks interesting items.

| Interesting items are items which will be included in the check.

| They do not denote warning or critical state but they are checked use this to filter out unwanted items.

| Available options:

=============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

--------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

kernel_name Kernel name

kernel_release Kernel release

kernel_version Kernel version

machine Machine hardware name

nodename Network node hostname

os Operating system

processor Processor type or unknown

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

=============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to warning.

| Available options:

=============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

--------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

kernel_name Kernel name

kernel_release Kernel release

kernel_version Kernel version

machine Machine hardware name

nodename Network node hostname

os Operating system

processor Processor type or unknown

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

=============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Short alias for warning

:synopsis: Short alias for warning

| Short alias for warning

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to critical.

| Available options:

=============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

--------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

kernel_name Kernel name

kernel_release Kernel release

kernel_version Kernel version

machine Machine hardware name

nodename Network node hostname

os Operating system

processor Processor type or unknown

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

=============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Short alias for critical.

:synopsis: Short alias for critical.

| Short alias for critical.

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| If anything matches this any previous state for this item will be reset to ok.

| Available options:

=============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

--------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

kernel_name Kernel name

kernel_release Kernel release

kernel_version Kernel version

machine Machine hardware name

nodename Network node hostname

os Operating system

processor Processor type or unknown

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

=============== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:synopsis: Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| If no filter is specified this will never happen unless the file is empty.

: synopsis : Performance data generation configuration

:synopsis: Performance data generation configuration

| Performance data generation configuration

| TODO: obj ( key: value; key: value) obj (key:valuer;key:value)

: synopsis : Top level syntax.

:synopsis: Top level syntax.

| Top level syntax.

| Used to format the message to return can include strings as well as special keywords such as:

================== ===============================================================================

Key Value

------------------ -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(kernel_name) Kernel name

%(kernel_release) Kernel release

%(kernel_version) Kernel version

%(machine) Machine hardware name

%(nodename) Network node hostname

%(os) Operating system

%(processor) Processor type or unknown

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : ok syntax.

:synopsis: ok syntax.

| ok syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when an ok result is returned.

| This value will not be used if your syntax contains %(list) or %(count).

: synopsis : Empty syntax.

:synopsis: Empty syntax.

| Empty syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when nothing matches the filter.

| Possible values are:

================== ===============================================================================

Key Value

------------------ -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(kernel_name) Kernel name

%(kernel_release) Kernel release

%(kernel_version) Kernel version

%(machine) Machine hardware name

%(nodename) Network node hostname

%(os) Operating system

%(processor) Processor type or unknown

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Detail level syntax.

:synopsis: Detail level syntax.

| Detail level syntax.

| This is the syntax of each item in the list of top-syntax (see above).

| Possible values are:

================== ===============================================================================

Key Value

------------------ -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(kernel_name) Kernel name

%(kernel_release) Kernel release

%(kernel_version) Kernel version

%(machine) Machine hardware name

%(nodename) Network node hostname

%(os) Operating system

%(processor) Processor type or unknown

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================== ===============================================================================

: synopsis : Performance alias syntax.

:synopsis: Performance alias syntax.

| Performance alias syntax.

| This is the syntax for the base names of the performance data.

| Possible values are:

================== ===============================================================================

Key Value

------------------ -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(kernel_name) Kernel name

%(kernel_release) Kernel release

%(kernel_version) Kernel version

%(machine) Machine hardware name

%(nodename) Network node hostname

%(os) Operating system

%(processor) Processor type or unknown

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

================== ===============================================================================

:query:check_uptime#

:synopsis: Check time since last server re-boot.

Usage:

: class : contentstable

:class: contentstable

:delim: |

:header: "Option", "Default Value", "Description"

:option:`help` | N/A | Show help screen (this screen)

:option:`help-pb` | N/A | Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:option:`show-default` | N/A | Show default values for a given command

:option:`help-short` | N/A | Show help screen (short format).

:option:`debug` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`show-all` | N/A | Show debugging information in the log

:option:`filter` | | Filter which marks interesting items.

:option:`warning` | uptime < 2d | Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:option:`warn` | | Short alias for warning

:option:`critical` | uptime < 1d | Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:option:`crit` | | Short alias for critical.

:option:`ok` | | Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:option:`empty-state` | ignored | Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:option:`perf-config` | | Performance data generation configuration

:option:`top-syntax` | ${status}: ${list} | Top level syntax.

:option:`ok-syntax` | | ok syntax.

:option:`empty-syntax` | | Empty syntax.

:option:`detail-syntax` | uptime: ${uptime}h, boot: ${boot} (UTC) | Detail level syntax.

:option:`perf-syntax` | uptime | Performance alias syntax.

Arguments#

: synopsis : Show help screen (this screen)

:synopsis: Show help screen (this screen)

| Show help screen (this screen)

: synopsis : Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

:synopsis: Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

| Show help screen as a protocol buffer payload

: synopsis : Show default values for a given command

:synopsis: Show default values for a given command

| Show default values for a given command

: synopsis : Show help screen (short format).

:synopsis: Show help screen (short format).

| Show help screen (short format).

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Show debugging information in the log

:synopsis: Show debugging information in the log

| Show debugging information in the log

: synopsis : Filter which marks interesting items.

:synopsis: Filter which marks interesting items.

| Filter which marks interesting items.

| Interesting items are items which will be included in the check.

| They do not denote warning or critical state but they are checked use this to filter out unwanted items.

| Available options:

============== ===============================================================================

Key Value

-------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

boot System boot time

uptime Time since last boot

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a warning state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to warning.

| Available options:

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Key Value

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boot System boot time

uptime Time since last boot

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Short alias for warning

:synopsis: Short alias for warning

| Short alias for warning

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| Filter which marks items which generates a critical state.

| If anything matches this filter the return status will be escalated to critical.

| Available options:

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Key Value

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boot System boot time

uptime Time since last boot

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Short alias for critical.

:synopsis: Short alias for critical.

| Short alias for critical.

: synopsis : Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

:synopsis: Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| Filter which marks items which generates an ok state.

| If anything matches this any previous state for this item will be reset to ok.

| Available options:

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Key Value

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boot System boot time

uptime Time since last boot

count Number of items matching the filter

total Total number of items

ok_count Number of items matched the ok criteria

warn_count Number of items matched the warning criteria

crit_count Number of items matched the critical criteria

problem_count Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

list A list of all items which matched the filter

ok_list A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

warn_list A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

crit_list A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

problem_list A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

detail_list A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

status The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

:synopsis: Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| Return status to use when nothing matched filter.

| If no filter is specified this will never happen unless the file is empty.

: synopsis : Performance data generation configuration

:synopsis: Performance data generation configuration

| Performance data generation configuration

| TODO: obj ( key: value; key: value) obj (key:valuer;key:value)

: synopsis : Top level syntax.

:synopsis: Top level syntax.

| Top level syntax.

| Used to format the message to return can include strings as well as special keywords such as:

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Key Value

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%(boot) System boot time

%(uptime) Time since last boot

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : ok syntax.

:synopsis: ok syntax.

| ok syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when an ok result is returned.

| This value will not be used if your syntax contains %(list) or %(count).

: synopsis : Empty syntax.

:synopsis: Empty syntax.

| Empty syntax.

| DEPRECATED! This is the syntax for when nothing matches the filter.

| Possible values are:

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Key Value

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%(boot) System boot time

%(uptime) Time since last boot

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Detail level syntax.

:synopsis: Detail level syntax.

| Detail level syntax.

| This is the syntax of each item in the list of top-syntax (see above).

| Possible values are:

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Key Value

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%(boot) System boot time

%(uptime) Time since last boot

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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: synopsis : Performance alias syntax.

:synopsis: Performance alias syntax.

| Performance alias syntax.

| This is the syntax for the base names of the performance data.

| Possible values are:

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Key Value

----------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

%(boot) System boot time

%(uptime) Time since last boot

${count} Number of items matching the filter

${total} Total number of items

${ok_count} Number of items matched the ok criteria

${warn_count} Number of items matched the warning criteria

${crit_count} Number of items matched the critical criteria

${problem_count} Number of items matched either warning or critical criteria

${list} A list of all items which matched the filter

${ok_list} A list of all items which matched the ok criteria

${warn_list} A list of all items which matched the warning criteria

${crit_list} A list of all items which matched the critical criteria

${problem_list} A list of all items which matched either the critical or the warning criteria

${detail_list} A special list with critical, then warning and fainally ok

${status} The returned status (OK/WARN/CRIT/UNKNOWN)

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