Release Notes for Zabbix 1.9.0

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 1.9.0.

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

This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 1.9.0. Download it from download.

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

New Features and Improvements

DEV-477 Added support of low-level discovery of file systems, network interfaces and SNMP OID's
DEV-490 Made graph legend optional
DEV-483 Added templated screens
DEV-485 Added multiple urls for map elements
DEV-471 Field graph_theme.noneworktimecolor renamed to nonworktimecolor
DEV-471 Database integrity - added foreign keys
ZBXNEXT-483 Added vfs.file.contents[file,encoding] check
ZBXNEXT-457 Added support of nanoseconds for history tables
DEV-449 Added display of host time in screens
DEV-449 Added system.localtime[local] check
DEV-444 Added optional suppressing of processing of older data in log[], logrt[] and eventlog[]

Installation and Upgrade Notes


See Zabbix Manual for full details.


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.


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