The Sensu NTP Check is a Sensu Check that provides alerting on NTP offset
and a set of NTP metrics. Metrics are provided in nagios_perfdata format.
This check supports both ntpd and chrony NTP services running under Linux.
Check NTP offset and provide metrics Usage: check-ntp [flags] check-ntp [command] Available Commands: help Help about any command version Print the version number of this plugin Flags: -c, --critical float Critical threshold for offset in ms (default 100) -w, --warning float Warning threshold for offset in ms (default 10) -h, --help help for check-ntp Use "check-ntp [command] --help" for more information about a command.
Sensu Assets are the best way to make use of this plugin. If you're not
using an asset, please consider doing so! If you're using sensuctl 5.13 with
Sensu Backend 5.13 or later, you can use the following command to add the asset:
sensuctl asset add nixwiz/check-ntp
If you're using an earlier version of sensuctl, you can find the asset on the Bonsai Asset Index.
--- type: CheckConfig api_version: core/v2 metadata: name: check-ntp namespace: default spec: command: >- check-ntp --critical 20 --warning 10 output_metric_format: nagios_perfdata output_metric_handlers: - influxdb subscriptions: - system runtime_assets: - nixwiz/check-ntp
The preferred way of installing and deploying this plugin is to use it as an
Asset. If you would like to compile and install the plugin from source or
contribute to it, download the latest version or create an executable from this
From the local path of the check-ntp repository:
For more information about contributing to this plugin, see Contributing.
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