Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.7rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.7rc1.

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 2.0.7rc1. 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-6708
reduced configuration locking when calculating item queue
ZBX-6683
removed string pool semaphore; increased configuration cache update performance
ZBX-6603
improved CTrigger lastEvents parameter performance
ZBX-6603
improved performance for dbConditionInt() function
ZBX-6407
improved data retrieval performance for CTrigger get() with post SQL filtering
ZBX-6493
improved performance when working with Oracle by changing memory based prefetch to rows based
ZBX-1357
updated Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (China), Latvian, Polish, Slovak, Spanish and Turkish translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-6819
fixed memory leak in snmp trapper regular expression processing
ZBX-6464
fixed item display in popup for simple graphs and plain text items
ZBX-6652
added item validation in bar reports page
ZBX-6730
fixed zabbix_agentd -t duplicate printing of parameters
ZBX-6801
fixed processing of host availability data received from proxy
ZBX-6637
added -m64 compilation flag for Solaris to be able to understand all attributes of 64-bit processes
ZBX-6761
fixed dbConditionInt() performance
ZBX-6681
fixed bug when one time maintenance period was ignored if it started before maintenance active time
ZBX-6630
faster proxy configuration synchronization
ZBX-6655
fixed possible agent crash when processing system.sw.packages[]
ZBX-6725
fixed undefined indexes in item list view when trigger has items from different hosts
ZBX-6700
improved PostgreSQL upgrade patch
ZBX-6682
added value mapping in map labels
ZBX-6673
fixed errors after parent graph deleting
ZBX-6610
fixed invalid next check values of IPMI items
ZBX-6674
fixed items description in the default data set
ZBX-6644
fixed sorting by history and trends fields in itemprototype.get API
ZBX-6598
fixed deleting of big amount of escalations by escalation process
ZBX-6605
fixed bind() error when SourceIP is used
ZBX-6472
fixed dbConditionString() function for large inputs, when splitting into several IN parts wasn't surrounded by parenthesis
ZBX-6609
fixed trigger event processing to not add unneeded recovery event escalations to the database
ZBX-6576
fixed heavy cpu usage when collecting cpu stats on Solaris
ZBX-6558
fixed profile types in availability reports
ZBX-6561
fixed undefined indexes and errors in configuration of network maps
ZBX-4636
fixed broken UFT-8 characters in log item on Windows agent when encoding parameter is not set
ZBX-6584
fixed possible logrt crash on windows platform when logfile was moved during processing
ZBX-1129
fixed graph time period in bar reports
ZBX-6490
fixed web test 1.8->2.0 upgrade script ignoring nodes
ZBX-6470
fixed incorrect swap calculation on Solaris
ZBX-5760
fixed graph item legend being rendered incorrectly if the names of the items contain certain local symbols
ZBX-6526
fixed possible data uploading issues duing server startup or network problems
ZBX-6285
fixed message output from Zabbix sender
ZBX-6484
fixed bar report calculation
ZBX-1236
added right side y axis support in bar reports
ZBX-6498
fixed date format in update query for maintenance daily period

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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