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CPU utilization

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

This check measures the CPU utilization during the last check cycle. Levels can be set on the total utilization and also specifically on the disk wait (IO wait).

Discovery

One check per host is created if the agent contains a kernel section containing cpu information. The inventory creates the check with the parameter kernel_util_default_levels, which is preset to None thus imposing no levels and making the check always OK.