Provided by: nsca-client_2.9.2-2_amd64
send_nsca - send passive check results to an NSCA daemon
send_nsca -H <host_address> [-p port] [-to to_sec] [-d delim] [ -c config_file]
send_nsca This utility is used to send passive check results to the NSCA daemon. Host and Service check data that is to be sent to the NSCA daemon is read from standard input. Input should be provided in the following format (tab-delimited unless overridden with -d command line argument, one entry per line): Service Checks <host>\t<svc_description>\t<return_code>\t<plugin_output>\n Host Checks: <host>\t<return_code>\t<plugin_output>\n
host_address The IP address of the host running the NSCA daemon port The port on which the daemon is running - default is 5667 to_sec Number of seconds before connection attempt times out. (default timeout is 10 seconds) delim Delimiter to use when parsing input (defaults to a tab) config_file Name of config file to use
/etc/nsca.cfg nsca server configuration /etc/send_nsca.cfg send_nsca configuration
NSCA was written by Ethan Galstad <email@example.com>. This manpage was written by sean finney <firstname.lastname@example.org> for Debian (but it may be freely used, modified, and redistributed by others).