Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.6rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.6rc1.

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 2.0.6rc1. 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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