[icinga-devel] Featrues of NRPE

Christoph Maser cmr at financial.com
Wed Sep 15 13:41:09 CEST 2010

Am Dienstag, den 14.09.2010, 23:11 +0200 schrieb Mike Becker:
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> Hi,
> as i want to Improve NRPE i had some things in mind that i want to add:
> - - Integrated base Checks (e.g. CPU , Load , RAM, Disks, Processes)
> - - full SSL Support ( Connections will not be Encrypted by a 512 Bit
> Diffle-Hellman Key instead using TLSv1 Certificates)
> - - with the SSL Support i also want to get rid of another security issue.
> I mean the Authentication of a NRPE Client (check_nrpe) on a NRPE
> Daemon. I'm thinking about a PKI Structure or another x.509 Based
> Certificate Auth.
> I would like to hear if you agree with me and what you would like to
> have in NRPE
> Regards,
> Mike

Hi Mike actually we had all of these ideas for some distant future for a
dispatcher/worker model. I like your ideas but what I really don't like
is that one group works on gearman while the other improves nrpe. We
really should settle for one direction to go instead of doing


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