Notification Types

Nagios3 Icinga 1 Icinga 2 Supported
PROBLEM Yes Yes Yes Yes
RECOVERY Yes Yes Yes Yes
CUSTOM No No Yes Yes
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT Yes Yes Yes No
FLAPPINGSTART Yes Yes Yes No
FLAPPINGSTOP Yes Yes No No
FLAPPINGEND No No Yes No
FLAPPINGDISABLED Yes Yes No No
DOWNTIMESTART Yes Yes Yes No
DOWNTIMEEND Yes Yes Yes No
DOWNTIMECANCELLED Yes Yes No No
DOWNTIMEREMOVED No No Yes No

For the purposes of Hot Potato FLAPPINGSTOP and FLAPPINGEND are treated the same.

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Host States

Nagios3 Icinga 1 Icinga 2 Supported
UP Yes Yes Yes Yes
DOWN Yes Yes Yes Yes
UNREACHABLE Yes Yes No Yes

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Service States

Nagios3 Icinga 1 Icinga 2 Supported
OK Yes Yes Yes Yes
WARNING Yes Yes Yes Yes
UNKNOWN Yes Yes Yes Yes
CRITICAL Yes Yes Yes Yes

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Hot Potato specific

  • Handover
  • Alert
  • Message

We plan to add a “proactive” alert type.