[Nagiosplug-devel] check_ping error in FreeBSD

Павел Тимофеев mox87 at mail.ru
Thu Feb 4 11:43:58 CET 2010

Hello folks!

I wrote about this problem earlier (http://article.gmane.org/gmane.network.nagios.plugins.devel/6176)

Now it still is present.

Please, use this patch

--- check_ping.c        Thu Feb  4 13:32:11 2010
+++ /usr/home/ptimofeev/check_ping_my.c Thu Feb  4 13:31:23 2010
@@ -537,6 +537,8 @@
                die (STATE_CRITICAL, _("CRITICAL - Host not found (%s)"), addr);
        else if (strstr (buf, "Time to live exceeded"))
                die (STATE_CRITICAL, _("CRITICAL - Time to live exceeded (%s)"), addr);
+       else if (strstr (buf, "Host is down"))
+               die (STATE_CRITICAL, _("CRITICAL - Host is down (%s)"), addr);

        if (strstr (buf, "(DUP!)") || strstr (buf, "DUPLICATES FOUND")) {
                if (warn_text == NULL)

This is FreeBSD specified problem.

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