Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.2.

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 2.0.2. Download it from here.

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

New Features and Improvements

ZBXNEXT-1268 Add resource information (version, description etc.) to Windows binaries Agent Installation
ZBX-1357 Updated French, German, Japanese and Russian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators API Frontend
ZBX-4281 Separated links to hosts and templates for host groups on search page Frontend
ZBX-3003 Added support for suffixes in map label trigger expression macro function parameter Frontend

Bug Fixes

ZBX-5031 Fixed possible history syncer crash while processing JMX items Server
ZBX-4976 Fixed {HOST.CONN}, {HOST.IP) and {HOST.DNS} macro substitution for global scripts Server
ZBX-5349 Fixed graph prototypes being created with an incorrect flag API
ZBX-5348 Fixed validation of itemid parameter for popup_bitem.php Frontend
ZBX-5311 Fixed error when delete proxy that is used by discovery rule Frontend
ZBX-5125 Allow unique index in hosts_groups in database upgrade scripts (1.8 -> 2.0) Installation
ZBX-5125 Default discovery groupid in database upgrades scripts (1.8 -> 2.0) Installation
ZBX-5267 Fixed error when delete single host group Frontend
ZBX-5319 Fixed incorrect calculation of action escalation steps delay Frontend
ZBX-5320 Fixed the default path to an agent configuration file in the default data Installation
ZBX-4963 Fixed inherited trigger prototypes lacking certain data API Frontend
ZBX-5273 Fixed the host configuration form when using SQLite Frontend
ZBX-5290 Fixed slow query in "Host status" dashboard widget for large setups API
ZBX-5086 Fixed templated triggers losing those dependencies which were added additionally to host trigger when saving a host without making any changes API
ZBX-5086 Fixed just one dependency added to host trigger when linking template with a trigger which has several dependencies API
ZBX-5086 Improved template linkage circularity check; added more precise exception messages API
ZBX-4317 Fixed inability to link templates with trigger dependency using mass update API Frontend
ZBX-3053 Fixed trigger expression testing when an item key contains the "+" character Frontend
ZBX-2876 Fixed GUI messaging working in popups i.e. pages without menus Frontend
ZBX-4930 Improved translations for import error messages Frontend
ZBX-5253 Fixed color of disabled host link on search page Frontend
ZBX-5281 Fixed error when creating an item without delay_flex field specified API Frontend
ZBX-3284 Fixed messages for discovery rule manipulations Frontend
ZBX-2586 Fixed localization of the date in the header on the trigger status page Frontend
ZBX-5070 Fixed SQL error on logout with HTTP authentication Frontend
ZBX-4741 Fixed authentication configuration page still using "profiles" table Frontend
ZBX-3637 Fixed "IT Services availability report" generating wrong weekly timing Frontend
ZBX-3637 Fixed notification report ignoring daylight saving time Frontend
ZBX-3782 Fixed {HOSTNAME} macro not working in map labels trigger expression macro Frontend
ZBXNEXT-1256 Changed partition discovery keys for Solaris and Linux example userparams, so that example file may be directly included
ZBX-5236 Fixed some map element rendering ignoring the "Problem display" map option Frontend
ZBX-5252 Fixed multiple level templated application inheritance API
ZBX-2183 Fixed change column in latest data for items with 'unixtime' units Frontend
ZBX-2055 Added flexible intervals and time periods validation API Frontend
ZBX-5045 Fixed audit error message when deleting global macros Frontend
ZBX-3387 Fixed incorrect frontend language shown as active in the user profile Frontend
ZBX-2046 Fixed paging when element count changes Frontend
ZBX-5060 Fixed inability to mass update host inventory mode API
ZBX-4929 Optimized host group SQL queries API
ZBX-5168 Added missing and fixed existing help_items as per documentation Installation
ZBX-5218 Fixed generating of triggers without functions when editing a trigger prototype expression Server
ZBX-3001 Fixed media sorting in user profile Frontend
ZBX-5159 Fixed macro resolving in trigger description Frontend
ZBX-5144 Fixed PostgreSQL injection in the database configuration setup form Frontend
ZBX-5232 Fixed import of templated low level discoveries API
ZBX-5232 Fixed errors when importing empty low level discoveries and items without applications API
ZBX-2510 Clarified in the Zabbix sender manpage which parameters from the agent config file sender supports Documentation
ZBX-4007 Fixed using screen elements with resources from child nodes API Frontend
ZBX-4007 Fixed not being able to add screens from a child node to a slideshow API Frontend
ZBX-4007 Fixed undefined index when switching nodes in the screen selection pop up Frontend
ZBX-4007 Fixed node criteria being applied when passing the "screenitemids" parameter to screen.get API
ZBX-4007 Fixed hostgroup.get returning the "graphid" property API
ZBX-5108 Fixed permission check errors caused by empty user groups Frontend
ZBX-5208 Fixed updating interfaces via host.massupdate API
ZBX-5208 Fixed main interface validation in hostinterface.massremove API
ZBX-5208 Fixed host.update only accepting arrays of interfaces and not working with a single interface API
ZBX-5237 Fixed event CSV export Frontend
ZBX-5179 Fixed filter layout on low resolution screens Frontend
ZBX-3853 Changed several message strings Frontend
ZBX-5213 Fixed usergroup.massupdate failing when updating only permissions or users API
ZBX-5145 Fixed PostgreSQL error when inserting an audit record if the X_FORWARDED_FOR header value is too long Frontend
ZBX-5065 Fixed inability to delete a service with soft linked dependencies Frontend
ZBX-5065 Added circularity check for IT services API Frontend
ZBX-2501 Fixed subnodes not opening when parent node is opened in IT services Frontend
ZBX-2506 Fixed ordering for dashboard filter; fixed multisort function Frontend
ZBX-5079 Fixed returning triggers and graphs with no permissions and incorrect counts for templates API
ZBX-2854 Fixed table sorting icon positioning Frontend
ZBX-5107 Fixed ability to select entities more than once in popups Frontend

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 2.0.2.

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