Markus Frosch markus at
Fri Feb 20 10:37:39 CET 2015

On 19.02.2015 15:35, Alok Kumar Singh wrote:
> I want to use your plugin in our ICINGA monitoring system. But I am a
> bit confuse about this plugin as whether it is for OS Load calculation
> or CPU Load calculation.

--help is your friend:

$ /usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_load --help
check_load v2.1.1 (monitoring-plugins 2.1.1)
Copyright (c) 1999 Felipe Gustavo de Almeida <galmeida at>
Copyright (c) 1999-2007 Monitoring Plugins Development Team
	<devel at>

This plugin tests the current system load average.

Wikipedia is your friend as well:

Markus Frosch
markus at

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