Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.13rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.13rc1.

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 2.0.13rc1. 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 Slovak and Ukrainian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-3407 fixed NVPS query to not fail on DB2
ZBX-8646 added a warning on UNIX/GNU/Linux platforms if logrt[] directory has no 'execute' permission
ZBX-8629 fixed crash in get_string() function when checking "Database monitor" items
ZBX-4800 replaced JSON.org library with Android JSON library; thanks to Volker Fröhlich for legal research
ZBX-6229 removed pretty formatting from Java gateway JSON responses
ZBX-4800 fixed typo in item name in "Template JMX Generic": "mpTenured" -> "mp Tenured"
ZBX-8608 added support of IP masks for action conditions
ZBX-8151 fixed XXE vulnerability on XML import using obsolete libxml versions; thanks to [email protected] for the report
ZBX-8358 fixed overview screen elements being displayed incorrectly after refreshing
ZBX-8348 fixed processing of LLD triggers; functions in a trigger expression could have incorrect ordering
ZBX-8343 fixed a bug in binary heap that could cause a slightly inconsistent ordering of elements in the queue
ZBX-8327 fixed possible crash when processing Windows eventlog
ZBX-8188 fixed IPMI items staying supported when sensor data becomes unavailable
ZBX-7576 fixed network discovery processing broadcast responses as valid hosts
ZBX-6531 fixed memory leak in filesystem discovery on AIX systems
ZBX-8241 fixed duplicate display of actions in media type list
ZBX-8269 fixed processing of active checks in agent
ZBX-8238 fixed updating agent 'mtime' for logrt[] items; thanks to Yoshinori Komuro for patch
ZBX-7098 improved handling of log file rotation/truncation for logrt[] and log[] items
ZBX-8198 decreased verbosity of Windows agent with DebugLevel=4
ZBX-7875 fixed wrongly reported system version for Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2

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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