Release Notes for Zabbix 2.2.17rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.2.17rc1.

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 2.2.17rc1. Download it from downloads.

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


Bug Fixes

ZBX-11781
fixed potential integer underflow/overflow in the housekeeper process
ZBX-10902
fixed wrong averages in web monitoring if a web server doesn't respond to a request
ZBX-11655
fixed Oracle and MySQL column limit calculation when using UTF-8
ZBX-11719
fixed reading files with vfs.file.regmatch[] and vfs.file.cksum[] keys on windows
ZBX-11587
fixed handling database failure during transaction commit
ZBX-9889,ZBX-11674
fixed vmware.eventlog item values to have unique timestamps in history table
ZBX-11635
fixed possible deadlocks when removing obsolete VMWare services
ZBX-11481
fixed resolving macros for the IP and DNS fields in interfaces that are linked to the main interface with {HOST.IP} and {HOST.DNS} macros
ZBX-11527
fixed displaying maintenance icon for trigger element in maps
ZBX-11354
fixed applications being reset in templated items and item prototypes when modifying its parent
ZBX-11494
fixed "system.stat" returning not supported after Zabbix agent restart on AIX
ZBX-11479
fixed threaded metric to handle interruption by a signal
ZBX-11534
fixed default operation step duration to be included in minimal step calculation instead of overriding
ZBX-11528
fixed zabbix_get to match zabbix_server protocol

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

See Zabbix Manual for full details.

Upgrade

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 Upgrade Service for easy migration from earlier versions of Zabbix. Please contact Sales for pricing and more details.

References

Zabbix 2.2 Manual

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