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manual:installation:requirements:best_practices [2018/05/31 05:02]
martins-v recommended character set for mysql
manual:installation:requirements:best_practices [2018/10/09 04:33]
martins-v utf-8 is the only encoding supported by zabbix
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   - Specify this user in the agent [[:​manual/​appendix/​config/​zabbix_agentd|configuration file]] ('​User'​ parameter)   - Specify this user in the agent [[:​manual/​appendix/​config/​zabbix_agentd|configuration file]] ('​User'​ parameter)
   - Restart the agent with administrator privileges. Privileges will be dropped to the specified user.   - Restart the agent with administrator privileges. Privileges will be dropped to the specified user.
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 +=== UTF-8 encoding ===
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 +UTF-8 is the only encoding supported by Zabbix. It is known to work without any security flaws. Users should be aware that there are known security issues if using some of the other encodings.
  
 === Setting up SSL for Zabbix frontend === === Setting up SSL for Zabbix frontend ===
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 The test page should be removed or should be made unavailable as part of the web server hardening process. The test page should be removed or should be made unavailable as part of the web server hardening process.
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-=== Character set for MySQL database === 
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-The recommended character set for a MySQL database is UTF-8. See also [[:​manual/​appendix/​install/​db_scripts#​mysql|database creation scripts]].