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Recommended update for nagios-plugins


(Last modified: 15MAR2007)

solutions Recommended update for nagios-plugins SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (df86cf697e6ebeca229659b1c6bf2f70)

Applies to

Package: nagios-plugins
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 2754
Release: 20070315
Obsoletes: none


This package is the update for Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 10.
Install it to have your system at SP1 level.



Problem description

  • FATE #301512
  • remove outdated and unused command.cfg
  • fix build
    • typos in check_http.c, check_icmp.c and check_ldap.c
    • added missing include to check_procs.c
    • fix more gcc warnings in check_fping.c, check_mysql.c and check_mysql_query.c
  • update to version 1.4.5
    • check_udp2 removed. check_udp is now linked to check_tcp.c
    • new check_apt plugin
    • new C based check_ntp. the perl version is now deprecated.
    • major bug fixes to check_disk where values were incorrectly calculated and alerted on.
    • check_mailq now errors if the sub-program run returns non-zero return code. this would appear as if mailqs were okay when the nagios user could not query the mail-queues
    • compile problems with check_snmp fixed
  • update to version 1.4.3
    • check_mysql_query added to run arbitrary SQL commands, with threshold checking
    • new check_clamd
  • Fix syntax error in configure script.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh nagios-plugins.rpm nagios-plugins-extras.rpm

links to download packages

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