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Werk #11391: Redis agent plugin now supports databases listening on unix sockets

ComponentChecks & Agents
TitleRedis agent plugin now supports databases listening on unix sockets
Date2020-09-08 14:14:57
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version2.0.0i1
LevelTrivial Change
ClassNew Feature
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

The Redis agent plugin is extendend to support instances listening on unix sockets. They must be explicitly declared on the configuration file, auto-detect feature of the agent does not work in this case. An example of how to define an instance use the socket file as a HOST and then port must be labled unix-socket.

/etc/check_mk/mk_redis.cfg
REDIS_INSTANCES=(MY_socket_Redis)
REDIS_HOST_MY_socket_Redis="/var/redis/redis.sock"
REDIS_PORT_MY_socket_Redis="unix-socket"