[Nagiosplug-help] check_ssh/check_tcp and icmp ping

Johan Postma Johan.Postma at mpibp-frankfurt.mpg.de
Mon Nov 3 12:59:16 CET 2008

dear list

I want to check the ssh connection to an external host, however I am not
allowed/able to send icmp requests. If I use the check_ssh or check_tcp
plugin, apparently a ping request is also sent, resulting in a nagios
state "host down", is there a way to disable these icmp requests?


Johan P.M. Postma
Max Planck Institut of Biophysics
Max-von-Laue Str 3
60438 Frankfurt


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