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The Senso Go Pushover Handler is a Sensu Event Handler for sending incident
notifications to Pushover.

This handler reuses concepts found in the sensu-email-handler.


Create an executable script from this source or download one of the existing releases.

From the local path of the sensu-go-pushover-handler repository:

go build -o /usr/local/bin/sensu-pushover-handler main.go

Sensu Configuration

Example Sensu Go definition:

    "api_version": "core/v2",
    "type": "Handler",
    "metadata": {
        "namespace": "default",
        "name": "pushover"
    "spec": {
        "type": "pipe",
        "command": "sensu-pushover-handler",
        "timeout": 10,
        "env_vars": [
        "filters": [

Pushover Configuration

This handler makes use of Pushover's standard API mechanism. This means creating an application token, as well as
a user API key.

Usage Examples


The Sensu Pushover handler for sending notifications

  sensu-pushover-handler [flags]

  -C, --criticalPriority int8    The priority for Critical status messages (default 1)
  -h, --help                     help for sensu-pushover-handler
  -b, --messageBody string       The message body, in token substitution format (default "{{.Check.Output}}")
  -m, --messageTitle string      The message title, in token substitution format (default "{{.Entity.Name}}/{{.Check.Name}}")
  -O, --okPriority int8          The priority for OK status messages (default 0)
  -t, --pushoverToken string     The Pushover API token, if not in env SENSU_PUSHOVER_TOKEN
  -u, --pushoverUserKey string   The Pushover User Key, if not in env SENSU_PUSHOVER_USERKEY
  -U, --unknownPriority int8     The priority for Unknown status messages (default 1)
  -W, --warningPriority int8     The priority for Warning status messages (default 0)

Use of tokens

For defining the message title and body, tokens from the events attributes are used.

Environment Variables and Annotations

Variable Setting Annotation
SENSU_PUSHOVER_TOKEN same as -t / --pushoverToken
SENSU_PUSHOVER_USERKEY same as -u / --pushoverUserKey
N/A same as -b / --messageBody
N/A same as -m / --messageTitle

Note: The command line arguments take precedence over the environment variables above.
Note: Annotations take precedence over command line arguments above.

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