[icinga-users] Syncing CheckCommand Objects

Antony Stone Antony.Stone at icinga.open.source.it
Wed Jan 4 19:31:31 CET 2017

On Wednesday 04 January 2017 at 19:00:45, isaac rodriguez wrote:

> Hello all,
> I am running icinga2 with the command endpoint configuration. I noticed
> that one of the downsides is that CheckCommand objects must be defined
> on all the client endpoints.

I wouldn't call that a "downside" :)  However, that's a personal opinion...

> As per the docs, I created a global-zone on the master node and on the
> client node, which should allow for the client to receive global config
> files, but I am still getting the error that the CheckCommand does not
> exist.

Does the CheckCommand exist under that global zone?

> My question is, despite setting up the global zone, do I still need to
> define the CheckCommand object locally on the client node?

It needs to be defined on the client node, yes, however this should be 
accomplished by including it in the global zone.

Is the definition of your CheckCommand somewhere underneath 
/etc/icinga2/zones.d/global-templates (or whatever you called your global 


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