Release Notes for Zabbix 2.2.10rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.2.10rc1.

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 2.2.10rc1. 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-1357
enabled Czech locale to be displayed by default
ZBXNEXT-786
made net.tcp.service[ntp] item work over UDP
ZBX-1357
updated Brazilian Portuguese, Czech, French, Japanese, Polish and Spanish translations; thanks to Zabbix translators
ZBX-8839
added timeout configuration option to Java gateway

Bug Fixes

ZBX-9605
fixed an issue with start lines and end lines in vfs.file.regexp[] and vfs.file.regmatch[]
ZBX-9332
fixed correct display of green circle in maps and showing more unacknowledged problems than total number of problems
ZBX-8895
improved trigger count calculation and removed unnecessary query, thanks to Alexey Pustovalov
ZBX-9381
removed 'groupid' parameter from global search URLs sometimes causing inaccessible forms due to insufficient permissions
ZBX-9623
fixed possible SQL error when network discovery rule and LLD rule are processed at the same time
ZBX-8949
fixed possible deadlocks when deleting items on systems with MySQL backend
ZBX-8969
fixed "system.uname" and "system.sw.arch" returning bad values on HP-UX
ZBX-9592
fixed possible crash due to uninitialized counterpath variable
ZBX-9290
fixed log file reloading if its size is updated later than modification time
ZBX-9456
fixed system.cpu.util item to work correctly on OpenBSD 5.7
ZBX-4529
fixed security vulnerability in alerter script execution by using strong quoting for script arguments; thanks to Pavel for the report
ZBX-8299
fixed SQL errors in case a network discovery rule or check is deleted during processing
ZBX-9467
fixed agent compilation error related to "ifnet" and "ifnet_head" structs on OpenBSD 5.5 and above
ZBX-9457
fixed server crash in case ValueCacheSize=0; thanks to MATSUDA Daiki for patch
ZBX-5717
fixed incorrect calculation of icmppingloss[] due to floating-point errors
ZBX-9436
fixed zabbix_server to not exit in case of database connection loss in the middle of transaction
ZBX-9355
added host name and names of conflicting templates to the error message when templates fail to link due to a duplicate item, fixed linking of templates containing web scenarious
ZBX-9352
fixed execution of remote commands on the server in case trigger expression contains multiple hosts
ZBX-3507
fixed SMS sending with Huawei GSM modems
ZBX-9251
added missing socket closing to avoid large number of opened sockets
ZBX-7446
fixed vmware.hv.status item always returning 0 (gray) status
ZBX-9410
fixed agent logging to eventlog (syslog option) on Windows
ZBX-9365
fixed array_combine() function giving a warning message for PHP versions < 5.4.0
ZBX-9402
fixed sorting of elements in pages and fixed several requests returning more results than record count set in configuration
ZBX-9367
fixed "Status of Zabbix" and "System status" widget default refresh intervals
ZBX-9102
fixed "System status" dashboard widget performing poorly
ZBX-5656
fixed maintenance.create and maintenance.update methods "timeperiods" parameter to be an array of arrays
ZBX-9331
changed value type of system.stat[kthr,*] items in "Template OS AIX" to float and added them to "Performance" application
ZBX-9368
fixed possible SQL errors when linking of several templates

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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