[Nagios-devel] 2.0alpha: contact_groups error in hostgroups.cfg

Marc Powell marc at ena.com
Wed Dec 10 15:26:00 UTC 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: C. Bensend [mailto:benny at bennyvision.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 4:40 PM
> To: nagios-devel at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Nagios-devel] 2.0alpha: contact_groups error in
> Hey folks,
>    I'm in the process of bringing up a 2.0alpha installation for
> and migration purposes, and I'm running into a common problem:
> "Error:  Invalid hostgroup object directive 'contact_groups'.
> Error:  Could not add object property in [path to hostgroups.cfg]"
> I see two others have asked about this:
> http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=6034122
> http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=6578551

It's interesting that you didn't see Ethan or my responses. It's not a
bug. Contact_groups is no longer valid in a hostgroup definition. Check
the Whats New file and/or the CVS documentation (which is still being


More information about the Nagios-devel mailing list