Release Notes for Zabbix 2.1.1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.1.1.

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 2.1.1. 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-6663
in bulk actions dropdown and "Go" button are now disabled if no items are selected or all visible checkboxes on page are disabled
ZBXNEXT-1689
decreased number of operations with table "items"
ZBXNEXT-1689
dropped support of the prevorgvalue property in the item API
ZBXNEXT-1689
removed the with_historical_items parameter from host.get and hostgroup.get
ZBXNEXT-1689
item last value information will no longer be available if history storage period is set to 0
ZBXNEXT-1689
item last check dates will no longer be displayed for unsupported items

Bug Fixes

ZBX-6803
fixed screens data in "Template OS OpenBSD" template
ZBX-5616
improved system.hostname request mechanism and added system.sw.arch item support for NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, Tru64, FreeBSD and Windows platforms
ZBX-6663
fixed checkbox "Select all" in lists when all checkboxes are selected
ZBX-6777
fixed usage of cursor pointer
ZBX-6637
added -m64 compilation flag for Solaris to be able to understand all attributes of 64-bit processes
ZBX-6800
added required javascripts for showing hintbox in Zabbix setup
ZBX-6796
added check in UI pre-requisites check, is memory_limit set to unlimited.
ZBX-6776
added sorting by icon names in Map element configuration form
ZBX-6771
fixed "status" field and existing host validation in Proxy API
ZBX-6732
cookie path is now automatically set from current URL
ZBX-6706
improved node displaying in frontend

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

Zabbix 2.1 Manual

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