Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.11rc2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.11rc2.

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 2.0.11rc2. 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

ZBX-1357
updated French, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Slovak and Ukrainian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-7698
fixed closing a connection to the database when database server is unavailable
ZBX-7693
fixed admin user being able to update media for other users
ZBX-7600
updated .htaccess files to be compatible with Apache 2.4
ZBX-7168
fixed configure.in template to properly link libcurl to all components independently
ZBX-7703
fixed being able to switch users without proper credentials when using HTTP authentication
ZBX-7648
fixed name resolution when using net.dns items
ZBX-6315
fixed deleting of lost triggers by the low-level discovery rule
ZBX-7109
improved performance of processing discovered triggers by the low-level discovery rule
ZBX-4218
rewrote the item key parser's source code for independence on the mbstring.func_overload option
ZBX-7686
fixed UTF-8 strings not being fetched fully from Oracle
ZBX-6721
fixed LDAP bind password being included in page source
ZBX-7609
fixed sound playing after frontend messages closing
ZBX-7554
fixed script execution confirmation label encoding
ZBX-6790
changed net.tcp.listen and net.udp.listen keys to read the whole /proc/net/(tcp|udp)(6) file in a single operation to avoid losing data if the file is changed between reading operations
ZBX-7587
set the correct server status (down) after ORA-01012, ORA-02396 errors
ZBX-7481
added checking for OpenBSD version to avoid compilation error on OpenBSD v5.4 and newer due to removed swapins/swapouts uvmexp fields
ZBX-7634
removed sid from trigger URL in Monitoring->Triggers
ZBX-5526
removed checking for PostgreSQL server version and disabled nonstandard use of escape strings in order to support versions newer than 8.1
ZBX-7414
added description to HostnameItem that UserParameters and aliases are not supported
ZBX-7508
fixed import map with LLD triggers
ZBX-7586
fixed trigger log expression saving in IE10
ZBX-7573
fixed item being checked at a wrong time when using flexible intervals
ZBX-6545
fixed possible SQL errors when syncing a node configuration with PostgreSQL backend version 8.2 and later
ZBXNEXT-1256
fixed parameter passing for example userparameter to obtain process CPU usage
ZBXNEXT-1256
fixed parameter passing for example userparameter to obtain directory size
ZBX-7484
fixed escalations not being stopped and generation of multiple successive OK or PROBLEM events
ZBX-4243
fixed Zabbix syslog application names (RFC 5424 APP-NAME)

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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