[Check_mk Announce] New Check_MK stable release 1.5.0p3

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Dear friends of Check_MK,

the new stable release 1.5.0p3 of Check_MK is ready for download.

This maintenance release ships with 53 changes affecing all editions of Check_MK,
7 Enterprise Edition specific changes and 0 Managed Services Edition specific changes.

Changes in all Check_MK Editions:

* 6513 FIX: hp_msa: Hide password from GUI in configuration dialogs
* 6451 FIX: Service discovery: “Analyze parameters…” link of manual checks is now correct
* 6510 FIX: Global Settings: Custom localizations recognizes new languages now immediately
* 6511 FIX: Global Settings: Custom localizations fixed possible exception when language alias contains non-ascii characters
* 6519 FIX: Fixed unselecting items from dual list choice via double click
* 6518 FIX: Fixed sorting of dual list choices (like network interface types)
* 6293 FIX: Fixed exeption when trying to delete hosts of disabled slave sites
* 6454 FIX: Fixed “tree_spec” exception in virtual host tree snapin with older configs
* 6524 FIX: BI: Fixed folding of BI aggregations of the same type

User interface:
* 6452 SEC: Fixed wrong sidebar snapin permission checking
* 6522 FIX: if_fortigate: Add perfometer
* 6292 FIX: Werk list: Fixed wrong number of werks shown at top of the page
* 6291 FIX: Werk list: Fixed input validation and error handling
* 6289 FIX: User profile: Theme changes are applied to result page automatically
* 6525 FIX: Raw Edition: Graphing pages are now themed correctly
* 6471 FIX: New Theme: Updated fixes
* 6470 FIX: New Theme: New fixes for modern theme
* 6469 FIX: New Theme: Fixed again several bugs
* 6290 FIX: Limit the output of the werk list to the number of groups
* 6453 FIX: LDAP: Users with non-ASCII characters in uid could be created incorrectly
* 6455 FIX: LDAP: Multiple sync processes could be running at the same time
* 6526 FIX: LDAP: Fixed another “ValueError: option error” exception when using LDAP over SSL on some distros
* 6530 FIX: Fixed possible error “You can not override a builtin auxiliary tag” after update

Site management:
* 6528 FIX: TMPFS config hook is now available again
* 6285 FIX: Improved Check_MK installations in containers

Other components:
* 6517 FIX: Nagios: Improved init script when tmpfs is not prepared
* 6527 FIX: Add missing package dependency cron/cronie on most distros

Event console:
* 6499 FIX: Fixed execution of event console actions

Core & setup:
* 6458 FIX: IPMI Management board: Use USER privilege level for monitoring
* 6457 FIX: IPMI Management board: Improved error handling when sensors can not be read
* 6456 FIX: IPMI Management board: Fixed “cmk -d” on hosts with enabled mgmt board

Checks & agents:
* 6472 FIX: zpool: Fixed title and units of graphs
* 6461 FIX: solaris_mem: Fix crashing check when values in agent output are given in Kilobytes
* 6404 FIX: oracle_undostat: prevent the discovery of invalid services
* 6523 FIX: nginx_status: Fixed discovery of running instances on Ubuntu
* 6398 FIX: netapp_api_environment: Fixed discovery of environmental sensors like PSU
* 6402 FIX: mssql_counters.locks_per_batch: avoid crash if parameters are defined
* 6407 FIX: mk_postgres, postgres_instances: output missing instance data
NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!
* 6218 FIX: mgmt_ipmi_sensors: Wrong battery / power supply WARN state
* 6217 FIX: mgmt_ipmi_sensors: Fix wrong state for IPMI Sensor warnings
* 6403 FIX: memory.include: return UNKNOWN if the total memory is not present
* 6406 FIX: df: fix a crash of the check if the inode count is ‘-‘
* 6529 FIX: df: Fixed inode monitoring
* 6215 FIX: cisco_secure: Fix UNKOWN state for disabled portsecurity
* 6401 FIX: brocade_mlx.module_mem: avoid a crash of all services if SNMP data for one service is missing
* 6400 FIX: brocade_fcport: fix for the calculation of received and transmitted bytes per second
* 6408 FIX: blade_health: The state “degraded (non critical)” is now treated as WARN instead of CRIT
* 6520 FIX: akcp_sensor_temp: Add missing reference to check default levels
* 6521 FIX: akcp_exp_temp: Fixed reference to invalid default levels variable
* 6474 FIX: aix_diskiod: Fixed style of graphs
* 6512 FIX: agent_3par: Fixed broken 3par special agent (Regression in 1.5.0p1, #6420)
* 6397 FIX: Fixed too high CPU utilization on SNMP devices like HP procurve switches
* 6484 FIX: Fixed filtering check plugins for the management board and the host itself

Changes in the Check_MK Enterprise Edition:

The Check_MK Micro Core:
* 6017 The CMC logs external commands into the monitoring history now.

Reporting & availability:
* 6531 FIX: Fixed background color of host state columns in views when host is down

Other components:
* 6018 FIX: The rrdcached logs to var/log/rrdcached.log again.

Configuration generation:
* 6501 FIX: Warn during config generation when an unknown timeperiod from a shadow host is encountered.
* 6500 FIX: Fixed config generation for shadow hosts/services

Alert handlers:
* 6516 SEC: Fixed stored XSS using alert handler config

Agent bakery:
* 5509 FIX: cmk-update-agent: Prevent agent update from crashing while setting up syslog

Changes in the Check_MK Managed Services Edition:


You can download Check_MK from our download page:
* http://mathias-kettner.de/check_mk_download.html

Please mail bug reports and qualified feedback to feedback@check-mk.org.
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: Jan Justus, Mathias Kettner
Tel. +49 89 1890 435-0
Fax. +49 89 1890 435-29

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