Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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service path-monitor monitor <monitor-name> type ping host <host-name>

Specifies the host to be pinged by a Path Monitor.

set service path-monitor monitor monitor-name type ping host host-name
delete service path-monitor monitor monitor-name type ping host host-name
show service path-monitor monitor monitor-name type ping host
monitor-name
The alphanumeric name of a Path Monitor instance.
host-name
The alphanumeric name of the host. This host must have already been defined by the service path-monitor host command.

Configuration mode


service {
      path-monitor {
            monitor monitor-name {
                  type {
                        ping {
                              host host-name 
                        }
                  }
            }
      }
}

Use the set form of this command to specify the host to be pinged by a Path Monitor.

Use the delete form of this command to stop the pinging of the host.

Use the show form of this command to display the hosts to be pinged.