Release Notes for Zabbix 2.1.2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.1.2.

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 2.1.2. 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-1851 Hid finnish, lithuanian and swedish translations from the frontend
ZBXNEXT-1405 Added ip to the warning about ignored messages because of their size
ZBX-6770 Improved host macro resolving by using configuration cache to get hosts used in trigger expressions
ZBXNEXT-1098 Added internal check support to zabbix proxies
ZBX-6587 Fixed windows binary descriptions
ZBXNEXT-1528 Added net.if.in, net.if.out and net.if.total item support on hp-ux platform

Bug Fixes

ZBX-6888 Fixed javascript error in popups with "select all" checkbox
ZBX-6897 Fixed synchronization of the "httptest" configuration table
ZBX-6898 Fixed processing of queue request; items that are not checked will be included in the queue
ZBX-6889 Fixed processing of availability data by the server
ZBX-6885 Fixed host group error message on delete
ZBX-1583 Removed duplicated indexes for 6 tables when using mysql
ZBX-6864 Fixed fullscreen parameter validation
ZBX-6865 Fixed "null" value validation
ZBX-6863 Fixed severity buttonset colour displaying
ZBX-6386 Fixed discovered fields update validation in items, triggers and graphs
ZBX-6020 Fixed displaying mysql errors for php 5.5.0 and newer; thanks to michel meyers
ZBX-6746 Fixed template linking to proxy if the agent with the same name is auto-registered
ZBX-6458 Fixed "name" parameter validation for hostgroup.update method and improved error messages
ZBX-6838 Fixed bug with sql errors in the application popup window
ZBX-6817 Fixed update for web scenarios, to link items to the right application
ZBX-6837 Added possibility select templated hosts in item configuration list filter
ZBX-6795 Corrected percentage value in graph pie charts
ZBX-6283 Added graph filter gradation recalculation
ZBX-6451 Fixed the amount of items and triggers displayed for "status of zabbix"
ZBX-6672 Fixed windows agent performance counters being capped to 100
ZBX-6808 Fixed "host metadata" field in actions and improved validation for action conditions
ZBX-6825 Fixed names of the added items, when editing graph
ZBX-6843 Fixed mysql error while upgrading db
ZBX-6826 Fixed default values for graphs.width and graphs.height
ZBX-6793 Removed irrelevant condition for pie graphs that decided whether data from history should be used
ZBX-4986 Absolute urls replaced with relative
ZBX-6831 Fixed webtest item conversion in 1.8->2.0 database upgrade patch for mysql
ZBX-6451 Fixed items and items_unsupported internal checks counting discovery rules as items
ZBX-6527 Fixed proc.mem calculations with getprocs() for aix
ZBX-5924 Fixed curl verify host option setting in ez texting
ZBX-6664 Removed printing of informative line about -vv option after zabbix_sender failure if this option was already used
ZBX-6275 Removed the "error" columns in the template item, trigger and discovery rule lists
ZBX-5604 Fixed updating graphs and graph prototypes when items are not specified
ZBX-6586 Added sid checking for logout action
ZBX-6819 Fixed memory leak in snmp trapper regular expression processing
ZBX-6646 Removed micro and milli units, unifieded length for y-axis values and fixed division by zero in graphs
ZBX-6777 Added pointer cursor to the main menu tabs
ZBX-6699 Added object flags in host, host group, template and item get methods
ZBX-6794 Fixed host name displaying in pie charts
ZBX-6143 Fixed choice for icon label location
ZBX-6372 In trigger filtering, trigger severity default value changed to "not classified"
ZBX-6624 Fixed incorrect y-axis interval names for "s" units
ZBX-282 Added sensor item support for linux kernels newer than v2.4

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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