Salt

Salt

This section describes the alerts for the Salt Master and Salt Minion services.


SaltMasterServiceDown

Severity

Critical

Summary

The salt-master service on the {{ $labels.host }} node is down.

Raise condition

procstat_running{process_name="salt-master"} == 0

Description

Raises when Telegraf cannot find running salt-master processes on a node. The host label in the raised alert contains the host name of the affected node.

Troubleshooting

  • Verify the salt-master service status using systemctl status salt-master.

  • Inspect the salt-master service logs in /var/log/salt/master.

Tuning

Not required

SaltMinionServiceDown

Severity

Critical

Summary

The salt-minion service on the {{ $labels.host }} node is down.

Raise condition

procstat_running{process_name="salt-minion"} == 0

Description

Raises when Telegraf cannot find running salt-minion processes on a node. The host label in the raised alert contains the host name of the affected node.

Troubleshooting

  • Verify the salt-minion service status using systemctl status salt-minion.

  • Inspect the salt-minion service logs in /var/log/salt/minion.

Tuning

Not required