Creating Checks

To create a check, navigate to the checks page in Outlyer and click the Create new button in the top left.

Create Check

Pass the popover a required Title, an optional description, and select the plugin type:

Create Check Popup

Drop the plugin code in the editor, set up plugin environment variables as needed, pick the appropriate selector so outlyer can run the check against it, select the handler, and run it to see whether your settings work. On success, you should see the plugin Return code: 0 output as follows:

Check Editor

Outlyer provides integrations for the most used tools and services. By using them, you can set up checks, dashboards, and alerts in a single click, which means you will rarely need write plugin codes from the scratch.