[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#639497: check-mk-agent-logwatch: /etc/check_mk/logwatch.state should be moved to /var/

Bernhard Schmidt berni at birkenwald.de
Sun Jun 14 19:34:16 UTC 2015

Control: reassign -1 check-mk-agent-logwatch
Control: fixed -1 1.2.6p4-1

On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 04:18:09PM +0100, Dmitrijs Ledkovs wrote:


> Logwatch checks the logs and writes updates to /etc/check_mk/logwatch.state each
> time check_mk_agent is run.
> This results in useless commits in etckeeper (package which git controls /etc)
> and metch (/etc configuration monitor).
> logwatch.state is not configuration file (based on definition DP 10.7.1)
> Please move logwatch.state somewhere under /var/lib or /var/cache.
> Apart from that awesome work for packaging check-mk, makes monitoring much
> easier. =)

Thankfully this has been solved upstream in the 1.2.6 series



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