Provided by: nsca_2.6-3_i386 bug

NAME

       send_nsca - send passive check results to an NSCA daemon

SYNOPSIS

       send_nsca  -H  <host_address>  [-p  port]  [-to to_sec] [-d delim] [ -c
       config_file]

DESCRIPTION

       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 overriden 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

OPTIONS

       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

SEE ALSO

       nsca(1)

FILES

       /etc/nsca.cfg
              nsca server configuration

       /etc/send_nsca.cfg
              send_nsca configuration

AUTHOR

       NSCA  was  written  by Ethan Galstad <nagios@nagios.org>.  This manpage
       was written by sean finney <seanius@debian.org> for Debian (but it  may
       be freely used, modified, and redistributed by others).