Werk #5584

ComponentHW/SW-Inventory
TitleFixed exception when "Export List of Software packages as CSV file" is enabled
Date2017-12-19 15:00:03
Check_MK EditionCheck_MK Raw Edition (CRE)
Check_MK Version1.4.0p23,1.5.0i2
Level1 - Trivial Change
ClassBug Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

When having the export of the software packages list via CSV enabled while execution of the HW/SW inventory, an exception could happen in case the inventory data contained special characters. The exception looked like this on the command line:

Traceback (most recent call last): File "/omd/sites/stable/share/check_mk/modules/check_mk.py", line 4811, in do_inv(hostnames) File "/omd/sites/stable/share/check_mk/modules/inventory.py", line 180, in do_inv do_inv_for(hostname) File "/omd/sites/stable/share/check_mk/modules/inventory.py", line 267, in do_inv_for run_inv_export_hooks(hostname, g_inv_tree) File "/omd/sites/stable/share/check_mk/modules/inventory.py", line 383, in run_inv_export_hooks inv_export[hookname]["export_function"](hostname, params, tree) File "/omd/sites/stable/share/check_mk/inventory/export_software_csv", line 67, in inv_export_software_csv out.write("%s\n" % separator.join(line)) UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xf6' in position 1: ordinal not in range(128)