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manual:installation:template_changes [2019/05/10 06:40]
martins-v removing; content not related to 4.4
manual:installation:template_changes [2020/02/04 09:10] (current)
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 ==== 8 Template changes ==== ==== 8 Template changes ====
-This page lists all changes to the stock templates that are shipped with Zabbix. It is suggested to modify these templates in existing installations - depending on the changes, it can be done either by [[https://​​official-templates/​zabbix-components|importing]] the latest official version or by performing the change manually.+This page lists all changes to the stock templates that are shipped with Zabbix. ​
 +Note that upgrading to the latest Zabbix version will not automatically upgrade the templates used. It is suggested to modify the templates in existing installations by:
 +  * Downloading the latest templates from the [[https://​​projects/​ZBX/​repos/​zabbix/​browse/​templates?​at=refs%2Fheads%2Frelease%2F4.4|Zabbix Git repository]];​
 +  * Then, while in //​Configuration//​ -> //​Templates//​ you can import them manually into Zabbix. If templates with the same names already exist, the //Delete missing// options should be checked when importing to achieve a clean import. This way the old items that are no longer in the updated template will be removed (note that it will mean losing history of these old items).
 +=== New templates ===
 +See the list of [[:​manual/​introduction/​whatsnew440#​new_templates|new templates]] in Zabbix 4.4.0.
 +=== Changes in 4.4.1 ===
 +  * The //Template Net HP Comware HH3C SNMPv2// now contains the correct value mapping.
 +=== Changes in 4.4.2 ===
 +Low-level **discovery rules** have been split from the parent template //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB SNMPv2// into separate linked templates:
 +  * Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB storage SNMPv2
 +  * Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB memory SNMPv2
 +  * Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB CPU SNMPv2
 +Other changes:
 +  * A CPU utilization item has been added to //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB CPU SNMPv2//;
 +  * The filesystem discovery filter has been improved to exclude some unnecessary values in //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB storage SNMPv2// (linked to //Template OS Windows SNMPv2//), //Template Net Arista SNMPv2//);
 +  * The network interface discovery filter has been improved to exclude some unnecessary values in //Template Module Interfaces Windows SNMPv2// (linked to //Template OS Windows SNMPv2//);
 +  * Discovery filters in several templates are now defined by template-level user macros (for example {$VFS.FS.FSNAME.MATCHES} and {$VFS.FS.FSNAME.NOT_MATCHES}) that can be overridden on host or linked-template level for flexibility:​
 +    * //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB storage SNMPv2//
 +    * //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB memory SNMPv2//
 +    * //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB CPU SNMPv2//
 +    * //Template Module Interfaces Windows SNMPv2//
 +=== Changes in 4.4.4 ===
 +  * Windows service discovery has been added to //Template OS Windows by Zabbix agent//.
 +  * Low-level discovery rules have been split from //Template Module HOST-RESOURCES-MIB SNMPv1// into separate linked templates (see [[:#​changes_in_442|Changes in 4.4.2]] for details)
 +  * Each xml of template has been moved into its own sub directory. In Bitbucket, this allows each template to have its own rendered, when viewed in web.
 +  * Value mapping '​Ethernet 10Mbs' has been renamed to '​Ethernet'​ in linux,​linux_prom
 +  * Ploop md hcp zram has been added to LLD filter for devices) in linux,​linux_prom,​linux_snmp
 +  * Not used macros in hp_hpn template have been removed
 +  * Value mapping for HH3C template has been fixed
 +  * Poll time of CPU metrics has been changed to 5m by default in cisco template
 +  * Missing user macros in windows_agent template has been added
 +  * Remove mode=none from trigger prototypes, version triggers now close after some timeout
 +  * Width has been set to 750px for all screen graphs
 +=== Changes in 4.4.5 ===
 +New HAProxy and Redis templates are available:
 +  * //Template App HAProxy by HTTP// - collects metrics by polling [[https://​​blog/​exploring-the-haproxy-stats-page/​|HAProxy Stats Page]] with HTTP agent remotely (see [[https://​​projects/​ZBX/​repos/​zabbix/​browse/​templates/​app/​haproxy_http|description]]);​
 +  * //Template App HAProxy by Zabbix agent// - collects metrics by polling [[https://​​blog/​exploring-the-haproxy-stats-page/​|HAProxy Stats Page]] locally with Zabbix agent (see [[https://​​projects/​ZBX/​repos/​zabbix/​browse/​templates/​app/​haproxy_agent|description]]).
 +  * //Template DB Redis// - collects metrics from Redis by polling the new Zabbix agent 2 (see [[https://​​projects/​ZBX/​repos/​zabbix/​browse/​templates/​db/​redis|description]]).
 +=== Changes in 4.4.6 ===
 +New MySQL template is available:
 +  * //Template DB MySQL by ODBC// - collects metrics from DBMS MySQL and its forks by ODBC (see [[https://​​projects/​ZBX/​repos/​zabbix/​browse/​templates/​db/​mysql_odbc|description]]).