This configuration parameter specifies the number of unsuccessful attempts the Centrify auditing agent makes to join a collector before displaying a notification that the agent is not joined to a collector. Each attempt is made after an interval of 5 minutes.
For example, if you want the agent to warn you that it is not connected to a collector after 3 attempts, you would enter the following:
The default value for this parameter is 4.
You can use this parameter with the dad.collector.connect.timeout parameter which specifies the amount of time, in seconds, the agent waits during each connection attempt before it determines that it cannot connect to a collector.