Check manual page of esx_vsphere_vm_guest_tools

Virtual Machine under ESX: Guest Tools Version Status

Distribution Official part of Checkmk
License GPLv2
Supported Agents vSphere
For a virtual machine running on ESX this check reports the guest tools version status (queried from vsphere agent)

This check returns:

OK if the guest tools version is up-to-date

WARN if the guest tools need an upgrade or are not managed by VMware

CRIT if there is no heartbeat. Guest operating system may have stopped responding.

The actual state of this check can be modified by parameters


One service is created for each Virtual Machine.