Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.8rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.8rc1.

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

This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 2.0.8rc1. 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

added IP to the warning about ignored messages because of their size
updated Dutch translation; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

fixed displaying MySQL errors for PHP 5.5.0 and newer
fixed template linking to proxy if the agent with the same name is auto-registered
fixed undefined indexes for triggers in Monitoring > Maps and Dashboard
fixed windows agent performance counters being capped to 100
fixed webtest item conversion in 1.8->2.0 database upgrade patch for mysql
fixed proc.mem calculations with getprocs() for AIX
fixed curl verify host option setting in ez texting
improved error messages from UnixODBC library for Database Monitor items
added configurable ODBC login timeout

Installation and Upgrade Notes


See Zabbix Manual for full details.


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.


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