Nagios Core External Commands

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Command Format:

Changes the check timeperiod for a particular host to what is specified by the "check_timeperiod" option. The "check_timeperiod" option should be the short name of the timeperod that is to be used as the host check timeperiod. The timeperiod must have been configured in Nagios before it was last (re)started.

Shell Script Usage Example:
# This is a sample shell script showing how you can submit the CHANGE_HOST_CHECK_TIMEPERIOD command
# to Nagios. Adjust variables to fit your environment as necessary.

now=`date +%s`

/bin/printf "[%lu] CHANGE_HOST_CHECK_TIMEPERIOD;host1;24x7\n" $now > $commandfile    
Command Categories:

Adaptive Monitoring
Service and Host Checks

Nagios Version(s):

3.x, 4.x

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