Werk #13473: Do not drop services of incompatibly changed plugins
|Component||Checks & agents|
|Title||Do not drop services of incompatibly changed plugins|
|Date||Nov 24, 2021|
|Checkmk Editon||Checkmk Raw (CRE)|
|Compatibility||Compatible - no manual interaction needed|
In rare cases a `cmk-update-config` could silently drop the service of a plugin (see below for which plugins can be affected). It would then appear as stale in the service view. A rediscovery would fix the issue (and usually report one or more new services).
Now the affected service will go to UNKNOWN, and include "
This only affects services of (custom) plugins, whose implementation was changed: From being a single service plugin ("without item") to being a multiple services plugin ("with item"). In the case a shipped plugin is changed in this regard, this scenario should be avoided by implementing an automatic transition. For custom plugins however, you may encounter the described issue.To the list of all Werks