Release Notes for Zabbix 1.8.10rc2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 1.8.10rc2.

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This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 1.8.10rc2. Download it from download.

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-2843 fixed log trigger creation menu in items list
ZBX-4424 fixed handling of a long localized content by history syncer
ZBX-4424 fixed handling of a localized content with incorrect utf8 characters
ZBX-2737 fixed various messages at linking templates
ZBX-4273 fixed getting permission error while creating an action
ZBX-4377 fixed error message when checking if libcurl can be linked statically
ZBX-4391 fixed suffix support in trigger testing interface
ZBX-4376 fixed escaping of strings with PostgreSQL 9.1 or later
ZBX-2419 fixed calculation of SLA if uptime/downtime is specified
ZBX-3074 moved the 'Status' column in the item list to the right
ZBX-3104 implemented the screen item API
ZBX-3104 fixed screen item "Parameter" field validation and some minor screen item bugs
ZBX-4298 added deleted data report to a housekeeper on every step
ZBX-3649 fixed "frontends/php/styles/ie_default.css" doesn't exist (for IE6)
ZBX-4235 fixed operations with decimal numbers for certain locales
ZBX-3244 fixed dropdown changing its style when navigating menu
ZBX-4015 fixed multiple XSS issues
ZBX-4288 fixed user macros not being deleted when deleting a host
ZBX-2859 fixed possibility to successfully delete zero regular expressions
ZBX-2843 made dashboard and slideshow popup menus have dynamic width
ZBX-4279 added an error message when trying to delete an item, that's being used as a min/max Y axis value for graphs
ZBX-4375 updated Russian translation; thanks to Alexey Pustovalov
ZBX-4360 fixed trapper compilation error on FreeBSD 7.3
ZBX-4249 fixed trigger wizard when inserting macro multiple times
ZBX-4351 updated French translation; thanks to Joseph Bueno
ZBX-4353 updated Japanese translation; thanks to Kodai Terashima

Installation and Upgrade Notes


See Zabbix documentation for full details.


See Upgrade procedure for upgrade options and instructions. For version specific upgrade notes, see Upgrade notes for 1.8.10.

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