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What's New in NSClient++ 0.4.4

The main goals of the 0.4.4 was to get the new installer out.

  • New installer

!!! danger "PLEASE NOTE" NRPE has been changed in 0.4.3, for details please see the 0.4.3 changelog.

Improved installer

A reworked installer with support for monitoring tools have been added. Currently only op5 is supported but the plan is to support other tools as well. The installer also has a much improved command line interface as well as a lot of bug fixes. We also sign the installer to make it easier to install.


MSI installer:

  • Fixed installer upgrade issue when upgrading from build revisions #164
  • Set missing conf_can_change property
  • removed unused property
  • Added CA for managing MONITORING_TOOL to allow setting all properties from command line using a MONITORING_TOOL=op5 options
  • Added signing of exe/msi
  • cleaned up the installer and fixed lots of bugs and issues with silent install as well as options and such
  • Fixed migrating over the same store wont update it
  • Fixed issue with save updating "child keys" when reading included files.
  • Fixed comments with \n in ini files
  • Added op5 installer


  • Fixed #250 #248 possible fix for crash in check_pdh on w32 computers.
  • Fixed #206 Added support for checking multiple times with check_pdh and rrd buffers


  • Fixed issue with hung detection


  • Fixed #229 Improved error handling for service errors


  • Fixed check_uptime parsing dates wrong


  • Fixed #199 yet memory leak this time in check_eventlog


  • Fixed drive letters with single character


  • Fixed certificate creation in webserver (and removed dependency on applink)


  • Fixed services showing twice in service list


  • Added showing location using nscp settings --show
  • Added noop as channel target to discard message
  • Fixed memory and resource leaks #199
  • Fixed crash reporting