Here are the options in the configuration schema for the ICMP resource.

ICMP configuration is not supported in Windows environments. When attempting to run an ICMP check for remote monitoring from an Agent running on a Windows platform, no data is returned.

Table 1. 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

Table 2. sotimeout Option

Option Information

Value

Description

Socket Timeout (in seconds)

Default

10

Optional

N/A

Type

int

Notes

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

Parent Schema

netservices plug-in descriptor