This section details the options in the configuration schema for the POP3 service type.

These default option values are defined by properties in the netservices plugin descriptor:

  • port to 110

  • sslport to 995

Table 1. Configuration Options

<option> Name

Description

Default

Optional

Type

Notes

Parent Schema

ssl

Use SSL

false

true

boolean

N/A

ssl

hostname

Hostname

localhost

false

N/A

Hostname of system that hosts the service to monitor. For example: mysite.com

sockaddr

port

Port

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

false

N/A

Port where service listens.

sockaddr

sotimeout

Socket Timeout (in seconds)

10

true

int

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

sockaddr

user

Username

N/A

true

N/A

Supply if target site is password-protected.

credentials

pass

Password

N/A

true

secret

Supply if target site is password-protected.

credentials