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Bug #2158

Nagios files are created mode 600

Added by Scott Briggs about 6 years ago. Updated over 1 year ago.

Status:AcceptedStart date:04/14/2009
Priority:NormalDue date:
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Target version:-
Affected Puppet version:0.24.6 Branch:

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When puppet creates any nagios specific files, it creates them with mode 600 and owner and group both set to root. This renders the files unreadable by nagios which kind of defeats the purpose of having native nagios resources.

Creating these files with mode 644 would be perfectly reasonable, however, it might be worthwhile to allow owner, group and mode to be set in the same way as a file resource if it’s not too complicated.

Thanks, Scott

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#1 Updated by James Turnbull almost 6 years ago

  • Status changed from Unreviewed to Accepted
  • Target version set to 0.25.0

#2 Updated by James Turnbull almost 6 years ago

  • Target version changed from 0.25.0 to 2.6.0

#3 Updated by James Turnbull about 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from 2.6.0 to 2.7.x

#4 Updated by Anonymous over 2 years ago

  • Target version deleted (2.7.x)

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