Here are the options in the configuration schema to enable TCP checking.

port Option

Option Information

Value

Description

Port

Default

A default value for port is usually set for each type of network service by properties in the netservices plug-in descriptor.

Optional

false

Type

N/A

Notes

The port on which the service listens.

Parent Schema

sockaddr

hostname Option

Option Information

Value

Description

Hostname

Default

localhost

Optional

N/A

Type

N/A

Notes

The hostname of system that hosts the object to monitor. For example: mysite.com

Parent Schema

netservices plug-in descriptor

sotimeout Option

Option Information

Value

Description

Socket Timeout (in seconds)

Default

10

Optional

N/A

Type

int

Notes

The maximum amount of time the agent waits for a response to a request to the remote service.

Parent Schema

netservices plug-in descriptor