Release Notes for Zabbix 1.8.14rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 1.8.14rc1.

Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution. Zabbix is released under the GPL, thus it is free of charge for both commercial and non-commercial use. A complete text of the license is available at

This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 1.8.14rc1. Download it from download.

The following sections describe the release in details and provide late-breaking or other information that supplements its main documentation.

Fixes and minor improvements

ZBX-4007 fixed not being able to add screens from a child node to a slideshow API Frontend
ZBX-5147 fixed profiler lib not supporting G suffix for memory_limit option Frontend
ZBX-5027 added file size check to log monitoring to report error if it's over 2 GB Agent
ZBX-4980 fixed error in decoding of big base64 encoded values Proxy Server
ZBX-4793 fixed processing of SNMP strings terminated with a NUL character Proxy Server
ZBX-4793 added support for display-hint when getting SNMP octet string values Proxy Server
ZBX-5091 fixed usermacro.get templateids filter API
ZBX-4031 fixed error message when deleting a link in a map Frontend
ZBX-5006 fixed memory leak; thanks to Mike Brady Frontend
ZBX-5032 fixed media type selection in user properties API Frontend
ZBX-5014 fixed error in distributed mode setup for guest user Frontend
ZBX-4984 fixed export including graphs and triggers with web items Frontend
ZBX-4980 fixed trapper process crash/hang on decoding big base64 encoded values Proxy Server
ZBX-3897 fixed processing of proc.num[] item under FreeBSD; thanks to Jim Riggs Agent
ZBX-4918 fixed value mapping when resolving {ITEM.LASTVALUE} and {ITEM.VALUE} macros Frontend
ZBX-4917 fixed slow screens for non-Super-Admins API

Installation and Upgrade Notes


See Zabbix指导手册。 for full details.


See 升级指南 for upgrade options and instructions. For version specific upgrade notes, see Upgrade notes for 1.8.14.

Commercial support

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