Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.6

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

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This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 2.0.6. Download it from download.

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


See Zabbix documentation for full details.


See Upgrade procedure for upgrade options and instructions. For version specific upgrade notes, see Upgrade notes for 2.0.6.

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