Here is a table of the config variable and what it controls, these are all set in Config.nmis where you can find the default values:
|Configuration Variable||Default (if not set at all)||Controls|
Controls the -t setting for fping which is:
Controls the -b setting for fping which is:
If this is set to < 24 it will be set to 24.
Controls the -r setting for fping which is:
Controls the -C setting for fping which is:
|fastping_sleep||60||The number of seconds fpingd will sleep before running another ping cycle + random(10)|
|fastping_node_poll||200||The number of nodes to ping in one invocation of fping. We strongly recommend that this value is set to no more than 250; otherwise you risk exceeding the linux command line length limits which will cause incorrect operation of fpingd.pl.|
The interval between sending ping packets.
Some firewalls like to have larger gaps between packets, setting fastping_interval to 80 and fastping_target_interval to 100 could be used to pacify these devices.
The interval between ping packets to one target.