Release Notes for Zabbix 1.4.6

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 1.4.6.

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 1.4.6. Download it from downloads.

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


Fixes and minor improvements

ZBX-404 fixed update of item "Download speed for scenario '...'"
ZBX-389 added escaping in SQL statement in DBupdate_graph
ZBX-286 fixed possible server crash on some platforms
ZBX-167 fixed typo in triggers update function
ZBX-272 fixed default link to local interface in *BSD for net.if* items
ZBX-386 fixed possible agent crash in processing of active checks
ZBX-379 added error checking for accept on server side
ZBX-365 added support of long process names for proc.num and proc.mem, Linux 2.6
ZBX-78 fixed detection of net-snmp libs
ZBX-362 added mass template linkage to hosts, mod by sergio.cricca
ZBX-361 fixed possible "division by zero" in Monitoring/Triggers screen
ZBX-360 fixed possible warning messages under Oracle while updating items
ZBX-357 fixed problem with clearing error message for activated items
ZBX-339 fixes problem in frontend with clearing history for text items
ZBX-44 added timeout handler for processing net.tcp.* items
ZBX-356 fixed possible server crash for non *log() items with type 'log'
ZBX-354 added support of new parameter sec|#num for str(),regexp() and iregexp()
ZBX-351 added support of floating point values w/o zero (.12)
ZBX-350 fixed processing in_condition under Oracle
ZBX-348 fixed incorrect processing of large integer values for {ITEM.LASTVALUE}
ZBX-337 added Oracle upgrade scripts
ZBX-301 fixes some typos
ZBX-310 fixes for PGSQL
ZBX-336 fixed vtext.php

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

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