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IPMI sensors via freeipmi

Distribution: official part of Check_MK
License: GPL
Supported Agents: Linux

This check uses the information of the utility ipmi-sensors from the utility package freeipmi. You need your host kernel to support IPMI and have ipmi-sensors in your executable path for the agent to send that data. The current implementation of the agents sends the status of all available fans, temperature sensors and power supplies.

Item

A combination of sensor group and sensor name, with spaces replaced by underscores in the sensor name. For example Fan_FAN2_CPU for a sensor of the group Fan with the name FAN2 CPU.

Discovery

All sensors that are not in the state [Unknown] are automatically inventorized.