[Release] Checkmk stable release 2.0.0p18

Dear friends of Checkmk,

the new stable release 2.0.0p18 of Checkmk is ready for download.

This maintenance release ships with 23 changes affecting all editions of Checkmk,
7 Enterprise Edition specific changes and 0 Managed Services Edition specific changes.

Changes in all Checkmk Editions:

Checks & agents:

  • 13596 Windows agent fileinfo section supports also files with limited access rights
  • 13486 FIX: juniper_fru: Fix documentation for op. status “present”
  • 13524 FIX: ntp_peer: Fix “TypeError (tuple indices must be integers or slices, not str)”
  • 13477 FIX: Fetcher error if agent is run a non-root user
  • 12999 FIX: Logwatch agent plugin correctly works with unicode characters
  • 13567 FIX: Raise in debug only if no cfg was found (mk_logwatch)
  • 13597 FIX: Windows agent supports Unicode symbols in logwatch section
  • 13568 FIX: agent_azure: Enable passing secret via commandline (for debugging)
  • 13556 FIX: oracle_rman: multiple backups lead to oldest backup shown
  • 13558 FIX: ps: quoted parameters in Windows agent output leads to crash

Core & setup:

  • 13399 RESTAPI: Endpoint for downloading agent by host name
    NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!

Event console:

  • 13091 FIX: Fixed event console time filters

Other components:

  • 13321 SEC: NagVis: Updated to 1.9.29 (Fix possible deletion of arbitrary files)


  • 13195 SEC: Add validation to Documentation URL
    NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!
  • 13285 FIX: Activate Changes: Minor speedup for setups with disabled/inactive sites
  • 13514 FIX: Fix TypeError on audit log search
  • 13508 FIX: Fix failed logins for LDAP user created with Checkmk versions below 1.4
  • 13509 FIX: Fix impossible host renaming if uninvolved sites have changes
  • 13512 FIX: Fix possible “Request-URI Too Long” error on editing contact groups
  • 13507 FIX: Fix simulation mode in service discovery and connection tests
  • 13478 FIX: Mitigate wrong conversion of disabled service rules on update
    NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!

Site management:

  • 13324 SEC: Shipping software bill of materials with Checkmk

User interface:

  • 13511 FIX: Fix link of painter ‘Log: contact name’

Changes in the Checkmk Enterprise Edition:

Agent bakery:

  • 13131 FIX: custom_files: Fix permissions of custom deployed agent plugins
  • 13132 FIX: mk_filestats: Deploy agent plugin without config
  • 13130 FIX: mk_oracle: Fix bakery crash on deactivated agent rule

Checks & agents:

  • 13476 FIX: Occasional KeyError in inline SNMP fetcher
  • 13612 FIX: Predictive levels preview plot on incomplete data

Ntopng integration:

  • 13569 Make ntopng integration vlan aware

User interface:

  • 13586 FIX: Timeline dashlets: Missing data with both context filters

Changes in the Checkmk Managed Services Edition:

You can download Checkmk from our download page:

Please mail bug reports and qualified feedback to feedback@checkmk.com.
We greatly thank you for using Checkmk and wish you a successful monitoring,

Your Checkmk Team


Could you please confirm or deny that this is breaking the deployment of custom agent plugins in Windows with “Deploy custom files with agent” as discoverd here "Deploy custom files with agent" auf Windows broken seit 2.0.0p18.cee

Hi! We’re inspecting this right now. As soon as we know the answer, I will let you know at this thread.

Yes, this is indeed a regression that got introduced with Werk #13131 :frowning:

We will fix this with the next patch release!

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When will the next patch release be released?

It’s now here. :tada:

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