Release Notes for Zabbix 1.9.2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 1.9.2.

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 1.9.2. Download it from downloads.

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


New Features and Improvements

ZBXNEXT-673
added support of users scripts on Zabbix Agent and IPMI-based remote commands
ZBXNEXT-631
added custom trigger severities configuration
ZBXNEXT-636
login screen redesign, frontend themes restyle
ZBXNEXT-635
introduced API wrapper for Zabbix frontend
ZBXNEXT-575
added new design for action operation remote commands
ZBXNEXT-628
added advanced label settings for maps
ZBXNEXT-626
added remembering of grid options for maps
ZBXNEXT-630
added automatic filling of DNS name for discovered and auto-registered devices
ZBXNEXT-634
added information about usage of media types for actions in the list of media types
ZBXNEXT-602
Export events to CSV
ZBXNEXT-623
restored support of SQLite3 for use with Zabbix Server and front-end
ZBX-1357
updated Dutch translation; thanks to qix
ZBX-1357
updated Latvian translation
ZBXNEXT-594
Add to Zabbix API support for search and filter by rules "ALL" or "ANY"
ZBXNEXT-592
confirmation dialog for scripts
ZBX-3355
added character field length validation on inserts and updates
ZBX-3370
updated Russian translation; thanks to zalex_ua and dotneft
ZBX-3338
updated Ukrainian translation; thanks to zalex_ua

Bug Fixes

ZBX-3496
fixed error when creating new user
ZBX-3496
fixed saving templated items
ZBX-3538
action condition 'Trigger description' renamed to 'Trigger name'
ZBX-976
fix and improve availability report dropdown captions
ZBX-3472
In item and discovery forms snmpv3 auth fields are now hidden if not needed
ZBX-3550
enforce authentication for API, if auth param is not empty
ZBX-3500
added "change" link to "clock" element in screen configuration
ZBX-3500
fixed infinite loop when screen was added as an element of another screen
ZBX-3500
fixed database query algorithm when saving maintenance
ZBX-3497
fixed Undefined index after changing Type of information in items
ZBX-3477
fixed deletion of discovery rules without item prototypes
ZBX-3328
data exported from 1.8.x now can be successfully imported into 2.0
ZBX-3470
table user_groups is now updated only if necessary when user details are saved
ZBX-1819
fixed templates listed twice for graphs if host filter is set to all
ZBX-3442
fixed GUI config "first selected" and "event ack" dropdowns
ZBX-3329
fixed shown last value as "0" in frontend for items that have never been updated
ZBX-3436
added missing "Primary POC Screen Name" to Inventory->Hosts
ZBX-3405
fixed value_type for response code and failed step items when creating webcheck
ZBX-3363
fixed possible crash of server while processing of {HOST.CONN}, {IPADDRESS} and {HOST.DNS} macros
ZBX-3326
add X-Poedit-Basepath header to all locales
ZBX-3369
fixed API returning true in more Classes methods *.update and *.delete
ZBX-3368
fixed custom graphs in screens form prefixed with ':'
ZBX-3329
fixed last value in latest data, status of triggers, and web monitoring
ZBX-3362
fixed inability to rename trigger
ZBX-1341
fixed password hashes returned over API
ZBX-3367
fixed PHP Fatal error when trying to create screen
ZBX-3354
fixed history clearing
ZBX-3360
fixed simple graph adding to a screen
ZBX-3189
fixed broken trigger dependencies
ZBX-3326
sort po file contents and entries in POTFILES.in, include fuzzy entries in mo files
ZBX-3054
fixed Cannot create or update Action with remote command; fix "reset() expects parameter 1 to be array, null given in /actionconf.php:754"

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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