This section details the options in the configuration schema for the "InetAddress Ping" service type.

These are the resource attributes that are displayed, and may be edited, on the Configuration Properties page for an InetAddress Ping service, shown above.

Table 1. InetAddress Ping Configuration Options

Name

Description

Default

Optional

Type

Notes

Parent Schema

hostname

Hostname

localhost

N/A

N/A

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

netservices plugin descriptor

sotimeout

Socket Timeout (in seconds)

10

N/A

int

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

netservices plugin descriptor