The ping_icmp module provide ICMP checks against targets. It sends a series of ICMP requests and waits for their responses tallying their turn-around time.
The number of milliseconds between ICMP requests.
The number of ICMP requests to send during a single check.
The percentage of ICMP available required for the check to be considered "good." By default, 100% of the ICMP requests must have responses for a good state.
Example 5.31. Ping checks against a host
Ping 188.8.131.52 once a second for ten seconds recurring every 60 seconds.
<noit> <modules> <module image="ping_icmp" name="ping_icmp"/> </modules> <checks> <ping module="ping_icmp" period="60000"> <config> <count>10</count> <interval>1000</interval> </config> <check uuid="5b9fab60-77d4-11dd-99a4-97df794be4c8" target="184.108.40.206"/> </ping> </checks> </noit>