[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#640064: Bug#640064: icinga-common: hardcoded nagios:nagios user/group in init-script

Alexander Wirt formorer at formorer.de
Fri Sep 2 05:03:41 UTC 2011

tag 640064 wontfix

Christoph Anton Mitterer schrieb am Thursday, den 01. September 2011:

> Package: icinga-common
> Version: 1.5.0-2
> Severity: normal
> Hi.
> AFAIU the whole system... it should be rather free to choose the
> user/group used by icinga via the icinga_user and icinga_group
> in /etc/icinga/icinga.cfg.
> The init-script seems to use however a fixed:
> chown nagios:nagios $DIRECTORY
nagios:nagios is common for all nagios related components. Changing this user
is not a question of the initscript and will get you into real trouble.
Therefore we don't support changing the user.


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