New Check_MK stable release 1.4.0p10

Dear friends of Check_MK,

the new stable release 1.4.0p10 of Check_MK is ready for download.

This maintenance release ships with 37 changes affecing all editions of Check_MK,
5 Enterprise Edition specific changes and 1 Managed Service Edition specific changes.

Changes in all Check_MK Editions:

* 5048 FIX: Service discovery: Fixed handling of “full scan” of new SNMP hosts
* 5050 FIX: Fixed error “You need to specify a backup job.” when restoring a backup
* 5051 FIX: Fixed backup/restore of encrypted backups
* 5098 FIX: Fix sporadic exception during activation
* 5099 FIX: Fix custom user attributes un user form

User interface:
* 5045 FIX: Custom icons and actions: Add macros for getting URL encoded values

* 4812 FIX: Add missing Acknowledge author to host notifications

* 5022 FIX: Fixed timperiod history calculation
* 5024 FIX: Fixed parsing of some host-related monitoring history entries.
* 5023 FIX: Fixed parsing of monitoring history.

HW/SW inventory:
* 4987 FIX: oracle_instance: Removed uptime from inventory plugin in sense of werk #4485

Event console:
* 5047 FIX: EC views: Fixed “Events of host X” views of unrelated events

Checks & agents:
* 4982 FIX: zypper: Made check more robust against different SLES 12 service packs
* 5115 FIX: zfs_arc_cache: Fixed wrong detected lines from agent output if they contain no counters, eg. ‘class = misc’
* 5079 FIX: windows_tasks: Adapted man page; Some OK states were missing
* 5114 FIX: ps, ps.perf: Allow “/” in process name in manual checks
* 5083 FIX: oracle_locks: Do not discover if data is incomplete
* 5096 FIX: mk_oracle_crs: crs_stat command is deprecated since Oracle 11gR2; Now the plugin handles that correctly
* 5078 FIX: lnx_distro: Detects version and name of Check_MK Appliance correctly
* 5116 FIX: if.include: Fixed wrong handling of duplicate interfaces if “use alias” or “use desccription” is configured
* 5082 FIX: gude_powerbanks: Adapted discovery of powerbanks
* 4857 FIX: esx_vsphere_vm.datastores: this check always reported only one datastore information
* 5093 FIX: dell_poweredge_temp: Fixed device levels handling if they are empty
* 5089 FIX: citrix_xenapp.ps1: Refactored; now uses powershell commands for Citrix environment instead of WMI objects which caused runtime errors
* 5113 FIX: cifsmounts, nfsmounts: Fixed wrong reported error message if user has not right permissions on mount point
* 4983 FIX: brocade_fcport: Fixed wrong speed information
* 5087 FIX: brocade_fcport: Fixed conversion of BB credits
* 4804 FIX: brocade_fcport: Fix limiting discovered ports by operational and physical status
* 5110 FIX: appdynamics_memory: Fixed crashing if max. available for heap or non-heap memory is zero
* 4984 FIX: aix_service_packs: Cleaned up mixture of the latest and all past service packs
* 4853 FIX: agent_netapp: Re-enabled some deprecated SSL Ciphers which were used in old 7mode filers
* 5091 FIX: Perfometer: Allow zero as maximal value; Fixed unsupported operand type for /: ‘float’ and ‘NoneType’
* 4859 FIX: MSSQL: plugin detects 32bit and 64bit instances now
* 4856 FIX: Check_MK was unable to handle cached tcp data greater than 10MB
* 5095 FIX: “Round trip average” graph: Added warn and crit lines

Changes in the Check_MK Enterprise Edition:

Reporting & availability:
* 5081 FIX: Reporting: Fixed converting old title format into new one
* 5069 FIX: Choose correct owner for report schedule entry when creating a new one

Core & setup:
* 5025 FIX: Make communication with smartping helpers more robust
* 5026 FIX: Fixed possible core dumps during config reload

Agent bakery:
* 4564 FIX: Compatibility fix for windows agent updater

Changes in the Check_MK Managed Service Edition:

* 5138 FIX: CME: fixed site snapshot creation when there are users with umlauts

You can download Check_MK from our download page:

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We greatly thank you for using Check_MK and wish you a successful monitoring,

Your Check_MK Team

Mathias Kettner GmbH
Kellerstraße 29, 81667 München, Germany
Registergericht: Amtsgericht München,  HRB 165902
Geschäftsführer: Mathias Kettner
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