Release Notes for Zabbix 2.4.4rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.4.4rc1.

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 http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.txt.

This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 2.4.4rc1. Download it from download.

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-2354 Separated VMware performance collector based statistic retrieval from VMware data retrieval and added items to monitor custom performance counters
ZBX-1357 Enabled Chinese (China) locale to be displayed by default
ZBX-1357 Updated Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (China), Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian and Slovak translations; thanks to Zabbix translators
ZBXNEXT-2160 Added support for extended IP ranges in network discovery and action conditions

Bug Fixes

ZBX-9284 Added Zabbix log file locking to avoid incomplete logging on log file rotation
ZBX-591 Fixed web monitoring, VMware monitoring, Ez Texting alerts and net.tcp.service{.perf}[https] items to use the SourceIP configuration parameter
ZBX-9143 Improved proc.num under Windows to handle more processes
ZBX-9232 Fixed processing of eventlog messages to avoid incomplete messaging for events which description could not be found
ZBX-9257 Fixed displaying missing history links in trigger context menu
ZBX-9257 Added missing host prefix before items in trigger context menu if trigger belongs to multiple hosts
ZBX-9257 Changed displaying host list from vertical to horizontal if trigger belongs to multiple hosts in Monitoring->Trigger status page
ZBX-9285 Fixed memory leak when processing host prototypes
ZBX-9279 Optimized VMware requests to reduce amount of transferred data
ZBX-9087 Fixed DB_ID validation expression to properly validate upper bound of received value and fixed various front-end forms not properly validating IDs
ZBX-7719 Added configurable timeout for VMware data gathering requests
ZBX-9241 Fixed possible vfs.fs.discovery item crash on AIX systems
ZBX-9104 Fixed repeated error messaging if SSH channel failed to close
ZBX-9183 Fixed eventlog message collecting in case of error formatting the log message; thanks to Kodai Terashima
ZBX-9224 Fixed audit log for failed login attempts
ZBX-9233 Fixed processing of bogus negative value of performance counter
ZBXNEXT-2354 Fixed VMware virtual machine network and disk transmission rates being reported in kilobytes rather than bytes
ZBX-8930 Fixed map import displaying incorrect message when map had non-existing sub elements
ZBX-8448 Fixed host and template permissions validation when an object belongs to both read and read-write groups
ZBX-8448 Added read-only groups in host and template edit forms as grayed out when object belongs to both read and read-write groups
ZBX-8448 Fixed template edit form losing host and template linkages by adding grayed out objects when they belong to both read and read-write groups
ZBX-8448 Fixed trigger and trigger prototype "enable/disable" action when trigger belongs to read-only group
ZBX-9013 Fixed action operation incorrect sorting in edit form which sometimes caused duplicate and missing operations
ZBX-8993 Added check for a valid reference of a global regular expression in LLD rules
ZBX-9218 Fixed agent crash if error message is not set in loadable module
ZBX-9088 Fixed parsing of SNMP traps for correct processing of delayed traps
ZBX-9093 Fixed API host.create method for MySQL strict mode when given partial data in "inventory" property
ZBX-9168 Fixed incorrect keys and unified key parameters in the item key helper
ZBX-8584 Fixed vmware eventlog items sometimes returning duplicate values
ZBX-9206 Fixed agent crash in case net.tcp.service[] item is used as an active agent item with an unsupported first parameter
ZBX-9195 Fixed lastlogsize and mtime being updated on proxy for unsupported items; thanks to Yoshinori Komuro for patch
ZBX-9010 Fixed audit actions not displaying most recent logs when record count exceeds maximum
ZBX-8555 Fixed 'broken pipe' errors when executing remote commands. This was happening because pipe was closed without reading from it
ZBX-8828 Made ICMP items go unsupported if ICMP packets cannot be sent to their host
ZBX-9163 Fixed SNMPERR_TOO_LONG error being wrongly treated as a network error; thanks to Santal for patch
ZBX-6047 Fixed system.boottime and system.uptime returning incorrect results on Solaris zones
ZBX-8874 Fixed LLD rule form flexible interval field being submitted when other form fields are in focus
ZBX-9169 Fixed upgrade of the proxy database with several discovery rules
ZBX-9176 Fixed {DISCOVERY.SERVICE.NAME} macro to expand properly for HTTPS and Telnet services
ZBX-9185 Fixed upgrade procedure in case database version is greater than version of the binary
ZBX-9177 Improved host and item name column widths on Monitoring / Latest data page
ZBX-9154 Fixed compilation error with Oracle backend
ZBX-9042 Unified "mass update" spelling in trigger configuration page
ZBX-9153 Fixed vmware.version item key being listed as vmware.eventlog in the item key helper
ZBX-8950 Fixed "selecIconMap" option in map.get method
ZBX-8405 Fixed typo in item key helper for system.cpu.num item description
ZBX-8846 Fixed non-existent page displaying
ZBX-9126 Fixed processing of trigger/graph prototypes in case when all item prototypes in trigger/graph prototypes were changed

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

See Zabbix 手册。 for full details.

版本升级

Recompile Zabbix binaries and update front-end PHP files. Execute a database patch if migrating from Zabbix 1.8.x. See Zabbix manual for a detailed upgrade procedure.

Commercial support

Zabbix Company provides a full range of Professional Services. We also provide trouble-free 升级服务 for easy migration from earlier versions of Zabbix. Please 联系我们 for pricing and more details.

References

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