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Kubernetes: Pod Container Statistics

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

This check monitors the number of containers of a pod. If containers terminated with a non-zero exit code, then the check is CRIT, otherwise is is OK.

The check returns the number of ready over total containers, and the number of running, waiting, and terminated containers.

To account for the initial setup of the container or the switch of a Pod from one to another the ruleset Maximum number of check attempts for service should be used.


One service is created for each pod.