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  1. ZABBIX BUGS AND ISSUES
  2. ZBX-9124

Item system.sw.os[name] returns "\S" in RHEL7 (and possibly in other systemd Linux distributions)

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    • Incident report
    • Status: Closed
    • Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • 2.4.2
    • 3.2.0beta2, 3.2.0rc1
    • Agent (G)
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 (Maipo) 3.10.0-123.el7.x86_64

    Description

      The file used by Zabbix to get the OS name, /etc/issue.net according to the documentation, has changed in RHEL7.

      It seems that this information has moved to /etc/os-release (http://www.freedesktop.org/software/systemd/man/os-release.html) in distributions that use systemd.

      I have attached two patches that fix this issue. It's probably not the best implementation, but you can use it if you're too busy to fix it anytime soon.

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            blfgomes Bruno Gomes
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