The check_rpc Plugin

check_rpc v2.3git (monitoring-plugins 2.3git)
The Monitoring Plugins come with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. You may redistribute
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Copyright (c) 2002 Karl DeBisschop/Truongchinh Nguyen/Subhendu Ghosh

Check if a rpc service is registered and running using
      rpcinfo -H host -C rpc_command

 check_rpc -H host -C rpc_command [-p port] [-c program_version] [-u|-t] [-v]
 check_rpc [-h | --help]
 check_rpc [-V | --version]

  <host>          The server providing the rpc service
  <rpc_command>   The program name (or number).
  <program_version> The version you want to check for (one or more)
                    Should prevent checks of unknown versions being syslogged
                    e.g. 2,3,6 to check v2, v3, and v6
  [-u | -t]       Test UDP or TCP
  [-v]            Verbose 
  [-v -v]         Verbose - will print supported programs and numbers

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