[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#508439: nagios3-common: NAGIOS PROCESS CHECK COMMAND documentation not present anymore

Ferenc Wagner wferi at niif.hu
Thu Dec 11 11:33:27 UTC 2008

Package: nagios3-common
Version: 3.0.6-1
Severity: minor
Tags: patch


After upgrade I noticed that the new cgi.cfg misses the documentation block
above nagios_check_command.  I guess it was removed in error.  Could you please
put it back?  As easy as applying the reverse of the diff below.


--- cgi.cfg     2008-12-11 12:19:40.191270428 +0100
+++ cgi.cfg.dpkg-dist   2008-12-08 03:48:07.000000000 +0100
@@ -53,23 +53,6 @@
-# This is the full path and filename of the program used to check
-# the status of the Nagios process.  It is used only by the CGIs
-# and is completely optional.  However, if you don't use it, you'll
-# see warning messages in the CGIs about the Nagios process
-# not running and you won't be able to execute any commands from
-# the web interface.  The program should follow the same rules
-# as plugins; the return codes are the same as for the plugins,
-# it should have timeout protection, it should output something
-# to STDIO, etc.
-# Note: The command line for the check_nagios plugin below may
-# have to be tweaked a bit, as different versions of the plugin
-# use different command line arguments/syntaxes.
 nagios_check_command=/usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_nagios /var/cache/nagios3/status.dat 5 '/usr/sbin/nagios3'

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

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