This issue has been migrated from Redmine: https://dev.icinga.com/issues/1984
Created by ossmon on 2011-10-07 14:05:02 +00:00
Status: Closed (closed on 2012-02-23 15:02:43 +00:00)
Target Version: (none)
Last Update: 2012-11-20 17:13:47 +00:00 (in Redmine)
Icinga Version: 1.6.1
Icinga Web Version: 1.6.1
IDO Version: 1.6.1
OS Version: any
DB Type: MySQL
DB Version: 5.1.61
Browser Version: any
When we try to add comments to a service and the comment contains german special characters (Umlaute: for example ä or ü), it failed with an 'Authentication failed' popup window in icinga-web.
It doesn't matter if persistent or not.
In the debug file of the icinga-web there is:
[Fri Oct 7 15:56:13 2011] [info] SendCommandAction: Prepare to send command (command=ADD_SVC_COMMENT)
[Fri Oct 7 15:56:13 2011] [debug] SendCommandAction: Authentification failed! (hmac=8f409741af4fb7b274abe8f160ad50d9d7413380)
2012-02-23 14:58:00 +00:00 by jmosshammer 8273f72
* Fixed umlauts not working in commands (fixes #1984)
Updated by smarx on 2011-11-21 15:18:29 +00:00
The same thing happens in the comment fields for scheduling host or service downtimes or acknowledging problems.
Updated by tgelf on 2012-02-08 10:08:51 +00:00
I can confirm that this is still an issue in 1.6.1.
Updated by jmosshammer on 2012-02-23 15:02:43 +00:00
fixed in master
Updated by fr3ddie on 2012-11-16 19:30:09 +00:00
I believe the bug should be reopened because the patch only works for German umlauts: if I try to insert, for instance, the character "ğ" (Turkish one) into a comment I have the same behaviour reported before this patch and receive the same error ("Authentication Failed").
Tested on icinga-web v1.6.2 AND v1.8.1.
Please provide a simple patch also for v1.6.2, I can't upgrade at the moment ;)
Please contact me if I can provide any help,
Updated by mfriedrich on 2012-11-20 17:13:47 +00:00
the original issue was for german umlauts, if you find anything else being an umlaut and not working, please open a new issue with relation to here then, thanks.