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Werk #0559: WATO snapshots: improved validation of (uploaded) snapshots

ComponentWATO
TitleWATO snapshots: improved validation of (uploaded) snapshots
Date2014-02-20 11:26:48
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version1.2.5i1
LevelTrivial Change
ClassBug Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

Some new validation features have been added

  • Only tar and tar.gz files can be uploaded
  • It is checked if the file size if reasonable
  • It is checked if the content of the tarfile 'looks' OK (real check is done later)

Upon restoring the snapshot, an additional integrity check is done for each of the subtar files. If this check fails, e.g. some tar.gz is corrupted, the snapshot won't get applied and an error message is raised.