[Nagiosplug-help] Nagios TIMEOUT

Jason Martin jhmartin at toger.us
Sun Feb 27 09:28:06 CET 2005

On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 04:13:23PM +0000, kurtmc at netzero.com wrote:
> (Service Check Timed Out)
This isn't your plugin timing out, it is Nagios killing you
plugin since it times out. The alarm doesn't appear to be

If you want specific text /severity when the alarm trips, you need to
install a signal handler for alarm. I think it is is something

$SIG{ALRM} = sub { print "Plugin timed out!"; exit 1;}

-Jason Martin
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