Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.6

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.6.

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 2.0.6. 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-1643
added support of {TRIGGER.TEMPLATE.NAME} and {TRIGGER.HOSTGROUP.NAME} notification macros; thanks to Hmami Mohamed
ZBX-1357
added Lithuanian translation; thanks to Zabbix translators
ZBX-1357
updated American English, Brazilian Portuguese, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Japanese, Latvian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish and Ukrainian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators
ZBXNEXT-1663
added support for notification macros {TRIGGER.NAME.ORIG}, {ITEM.NAME.ORIG}, {ITEM.KEY.ORIG}
ZBXNEXT-1056
added warning logging when active agent fails to connect to server/proxy

Bug Fixes

ZBX-6468
fixed regex in trigger expression test
ZBX-6389
improved performance in Dashboard "System status" and "Last issues" widgets
ZBX-6444
fixed vertical text alignment in Monitoring -> Overview for IE8 and IE10
ZBX-6408
fixed action conditions not being deleted and actions not being disabled when deleting a template
ZBX-5225
fixed deadlocks while processing LLD rules; each prototype will be processed in its own transaction
ZBX-6413
fixed Zabbix API function 'webcheck.update' incorrectly requiring 'name'
ZBX-5225
improved performance of processing discovered items by the low-level discovery rule
ZBX-6423
fixed escalator to allow alerts while processing huge amount of escalations
ZBX-6306
fixed frontend layout for latest Google Chrome 25
ZBX-6318
fixed undefined indices for large node IDs in DM
ZBX-6388
fixed regular expression namespace inside nodes
ZBX-6333
added node support for global regexps
ZBX-6352
fixed web scenario and discovery rule delay interval
ZBX-6357
fixed template graph cloning
ZBX-4991
fixed host availability checks with proxies
ZBX-6322
enforced nls_numeric_characters setting for Oracle DB sessions
ZBX-6328
fixed undefined index in proxy list
ZBX-6324
improved text displaying in Overview table header in IE
ZBX-6261
fixed service.getsla not working with Oracle database
ZBX-5797
fixed server SNMP interfaces ignoring IP/DNS toggle
ZBX-6290
fixed icon mapping selection
ZBX-5321
unified translation strings, fixed typo and SQL query formatting
ZBX-5982
fixed read only items being listed in popup for trigger expression
ZBX-6123
ensured sequential IT services updates by database syncers
ZBX-5635
changed value types to float for qps items in "Template App MySQL"
ZBX-5622
fixed grammatical error of snmptrap.fallback in help_items; thanks to Kodai Terashima
ZBX-6191
fixed state of unsupported items in data.sql
ZBX-6262
fixed regression when function is_uint_suffix() did not treat '0' as a valid unsigned integer

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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