[icinga-users] service notification behavior on UP state

Michael Friedrich michael.friedrich at gmail.com
Thu Mar 28 23:29:29 CET 2013

On 28.03.2013 23:19, Joseph Spenner wrote:
> I'm running Version icinga-web/v1.5.1 and have been pretty happy with 
> everything so far.   Today I noticed something unexpected and am 
> curious if there's a good explanation.  I have a postgress server 
> being monitored with some service checks (transaction locks, 
> transaction time, transaction idle, etc).
> My transaction locks check also has a period of time where it does not 
> notify when backups occur, since they tend to cause some of my checks 
> to fire.
> Today I had a legitimate lock, which occurred after my backups.  I got 
> notifications, as I would expect.  However, after everything was 
> corrected, I never got a "OK" notification.  I checked the mail logs, 
> and one was never sent.  However, there exists an entry in the 
> State-History for that check with a green OK.  I just never got the email.
> Is there a special config which might be responsible?
> My Attempt threshold is set to 3, which it reached.  After that, I 
> received 2 more notifications since the issue still existed.  But 
> after it was resolved, the OK email never got sent.

- icinga core version
- configs of the affected objects
- statehistory in detail
- notification log

> Any info or explanation would be great.
> Thanks!
> Regards,
> Joseph Spenner
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