Binds a contact to a monitor. Contacts can receive alerts when the checked server is unavailable or responding not as expected.
Authentication & Action
This method needs authentication. It can be accessed by http and https.
Action type: HTTP POST.
monitor_id (required, see note 1)
The id of an existing monitor. Should be an integer.
monitor_name (required, see note 1)
The name of an existing monitor. Should be a string of max 64 chars.
contact_id (required, see note 2)
The id of an existing contact. Should be an integer.
contact_name (required, see note 2)
The name of an existing contact. Should be a string of max 64 chars.
delay (not required)
The delay before an alert is send. 0=immediately after error is found, 1 = after 1 check, 2 = after 2 checks etc... If the frequence of the monitor is 2 minutes, setting the delay to 3 will send an alert if the server is still on error after 3 checks (so after 6 minutes). Should be an integer. Default = 0
alert_type (not required)
There are 2 types of alerts. 'a' = alert on error, 'r' = alert on error AND when server is available again. Allowed values: a = on error only / r = on error and when available again. Default: a
<rsp status="ok"> <bind contact_id="1983" monitor_id="52319" /> </rsp>