Hello, I guess the biggest news is that I will once again be attending the '''Open Source System Management Conference 2013''' in Bolzano Italy. So if your near Italy please come by (it is free) and feel free to bump in to me if you have any thoughts, ideas or ...

Hello, A new build (0.4.1.90) (build means bug fixes and minor tweaks) is out:

The following new features: nsclient-full.ini is now whipped with the installer to give you some copy-pasting inspirations. Reload support from script (if you want to reload config in runtime) Encoding support for ...

Hello everyone... I started to write a guide about migrating to 0.4.1 (from 0.3.x) so if you are upgrading please read through that first to give some understanding and insight into what has changed and how it affects you as well as some info on whats ...

Hello, Since I got a lot of questions (the chat thing really works!) I posted on my blog about using external scripts with NSClient++. ''The biggest reason for Nagios success is the ability to extend it with custom scripts which makes it one of the most powerful monitoring systems. Now ...

Hello everyone (read google bot)! Just thought Id let you know whats happening lately, I have been working a lot with 0.4.2 on the documentation generation and managed to add almost all "kinds" of modules now (still some loose end with the Client interface). This means I will ...

Hello, a few bug fixes and minor improvements to the 0.4.1 branch ready for testing. If nothing major is reported I will release this in a few days. Highlights: * New option which can drastically improve CheckEventLog performance scan-range * Sample config with "all" options * Encoding support for NRPE * No ...

Just released a new nightly build which adds two new features: 1. New option for CheckEventLog scan-range to help combat issues with high memory usage, high CPU load and/or similar issues. The option can be used to reduced the entries scanned when scanning the event log and mor importantly ...

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0.4.1 released!

Posted by mickem at 2012-12-18

Welcome to the all new stable version of NSClient++

0.4.1 is finally released it has been a long ride and it is fashionably late as always. but hopefully the delay (which has been very intentional) will help reduce the number of crit <>

Just found a tutorial by Henri Siponen about getting NSClient++ up and running with Nagios I figured I would share with everyone. ''Windows monitoring was fairly simple to set up but I did run into some small issues. All the guides and tutorials that I found were so outdated that ...

I wrote a tutorial on how to write statefull scripts in Lua on my blog. ''Stateful scripts are a simple yet powerfully way to enhance your monitoring which I think is used far to little. Using stateful script you can easily add simple predictions and change management. This is very ...

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0.4.1 RC3

Posted by mickem at 2012-11-18

Yet another RC (0.4.1.66) which hopefully fixes the check_nt crash some people was experiencing. If not please urgently send crash dumps and let me know! Also introduces some new minor features as well as bug fixes: Full change log:

 2012-11-18 MickeM * Created nscpnobp.exe which is a ...

Hello, Lets start off with the NSClient++ related stuff: Just posted a new RC (0.4.1.62) which fixes a number of issues. There is still the issue with check_nt sockets crashing if you encounter this issue please send me crash dumps and logs as well as the commands ...