[Nagiosplug-devel] RFC: Plugins config file (final proposal)

sean finney seanius at seanius.net
Thu Feb 8 08:43:33 CET 2007

hi gavin,

On Thu, 2007-02-08 at 10:21 +1100, Gavin Carr wrote:

> > If @config_filename is missed out, will search for the configuration
> > file in default locations.
> And the default configuration file name is ....
> plugins.cfg?

i would suggest using a different file suffix than cfg, to (a) make it
clear to nagios users that it's a different file format and (b) prevent
nagios from attempting to read it if the file happens to be laying in
a directory that's one of nagios cfg_dir entries.

as for the location, i'd suggest
${config_prefix}/nagios-plugins/plugins.ini, but it's not something i
feel horrible about (as long as it's an absolute pathname and easy to

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