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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