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Werk #7425: mk_postgres, postgres_instances: fix plugin output for older operating systems

ComponentChecks & Agents
Titlemk_postgres, postgres_instances: fix plugin output for older operating systems
Date2019-06-14 16:00:36
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version1.6.0b3,1.7.0i1,1.5.0p19
LevelTrivial Change
ClassBug Fix
CompatibilityIncompatible - Manual interaction might be required

mk_postgres used the pgrep command to find the running PostgreSQL instances. Unfortunately, version 1.5.0p3 added a command line argument that is not supported on older operating systems like e.g. SLES 11, but only on newer ones like e.g. SLES 12. As a result Checkmk did not find any PostgreSQL instances on older operating systems.

To resolve the issue, the fixed version of the mk_postgres plugin has to be deployed on the affected hosts.