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check_windows_dns

Windows-Plugin: checks the condition of DNS supported by Active Directory systems

Description

check_windows_dns is a Windows plugin for Nagios which checks the condition of DNS supported by Active Directory systems. The plugin detects the condition of DNS and shows errors, if there are disturbances.

Documentation

Usually you run the plugin without any more details:

C:> check_windows_dns.exe

For debugging purposes, it may also be called with a more detailed output option (this mode is not suitable for continuous operation, but for testing purposes only).

C:> check_windows_dns.exe debug

Installation

Preferably the plugin is copied into the script directory where you will store your checks under Windows

When using NSClient ++ an entry in NSC.INI similar to this is generated:

Examples

Checking DNS Controller, if everything is alright:

Changelog

2015-15-03
1.3 – Minor typo fixes

2013-20-06
1.2 – Support for german (and english) Server OS

2012-09-10
1.1 – Support for .Net 4.5

2010-06-07
1.0 – First public version

Copyright

check_windows_dns is licensed under the GNU General Public License.

Author

Joachim Luft will a1nswer your questions to this plugin and is happy about your donation.

Freeware name

check_windows_dns

  • System: Nagios Plugins und Addons
  • Date: 15.March 2015
  • Author: Joachim Luft
  • Version: 1.3

Category: Monitoring/Nagios-Plugins

Tags: Windows-Plugin

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