This release introduces a new site migration assistant which makesit very easy to migrate existing sites from other systems to yourappliance.
You just need to have SSH access to the source system to eitherdirectly login into the site or as other priviliged user (like root).
The migration mechanism can be found in the appliance GUI on theSite Management page. Click on the context button Migrate Siteto start a migration, then insert the source host address, sourcesite ID and valid SSH credentials of a user which is able to a)login via SSH and b) able to read all files of the site.Then you can choose whether or not you like to rename the site duringmigration and if you like to exclude performance or historic data.
After hitting start the migration starts and a progress dialog isshowing you information about the migration progress, speed andfinally the result.
After completion you can manage your site on the Site Managementpage as usual.
Please note that the site migration currently only works with sitesusing a Check_MK version 1.2.7i3p6, 1.2.8b1, a daily build ofthe master branch 2015-12-21 or any newer release.
The options to exculde RRDs or historic data can be used from dailybuilds newer than 2016-01-08 and future releases.