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Werk #2205: check_icmp: new option for pinging the host alias or an explicity address

ComponentChecks & Agents
Titlecheck_icmp: new option for pinging the host alias or an explicity address
Date2015-04-20 11:24:26
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version1.2.7i1
LevelTrivial Change
ClassNew Feature
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

If you use the rule set Check hosts with PING (ICMP Echo Request) for adding an ICMP check to a host you can now decide to now use the host's IP address as PING target but also the host's alias or even an explicit IP address or DNS name.