[Nagiosplug-devel] patch for check_smtp.c
sghosh at sghosh.org
Sun Jun 9 20:25:04 CEST 2002
Thanks - patch is in..
On Sun, 9 Jun 2002, Karl Ewald wrote:
> Hi plugin developers,
> sendmail will create a syslog entry when a session only issues a quit
> command, looking roughly like this:
> Jun 9 19:50:44 beaulieu.ixos.de sendmail: NOQUEUE: mucnm01.ixos.de
> 235.38.10] did not issue MAIL/EXPN/VRFY/ETRN during connection to MTA
> This clobbers the syslog of every machine where SMTP is checked and can be
> prevented by issuing a command. Thze following patch does just that.
> It is a diff against the netsaint-plugins-1.2.9-4 plugins/check_smtp.c file
> (which I checked in locally as 1.1).
> Apologies if this change was already made in the latest release of the
> plugins, I haven't checked.
> Have fun,
> Karl Ewald
> Network Administrator, IT Services
> IXOS Software AG http://www.ixos.com/
> RCS file: check_smtp.c,v
> retrieving revision 1.1
> diff -u -r1.1 check_smtp.c
> --- check_smtp.c 2002/06/09 17:21:38 1.1
> +++ check_smtp.c 2002/06/09 17:31:48
> @@ -43,6 +43,13 @@
> #define SMTP_PORT 25
> #define SMTP_EXPECT "220"
> +/* sendmail will syslog a "NOQUEUE" error if session does not attempt
> + * to do something useful. This can be prevented by giving a command
> + * even if syntax is illegal (MAIL requires a FROM:<...> argument)
> + * You can disable sending DUMMYCMD by undefining SMTP_USE_DUMMYCMD.
> + */
> +#define SMTP_DUMMYCMD "MAIL\n"
> +#define SMTP_USE_DUMMYCMD 1
> #define SMTP_QUIT "QUIT\n"
> int process_arguments(int, char **);
> @@ -124,6 +131,11 @@
> /* close the connection */
> +#ifdef SMTP_USE_DUMMYCMD
> + send(sd,SMTP_DUMMYCMD,strlen(SMTP_DUMMYCMD),0);
> + /* allow for response to DUMMYCMD to reach us */
> + recv(sd,buffer,MAX_INPUT_BUFFER-1,0);
> +#endif /* SMTP_USE_DUMMYCMD */
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