Release Notes for Zabbix 2.2.11rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.2.11rc1.

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 2.2.11rc1. 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-2616 update bundled DejaVu font from 2.34 to 2.35
ZBX-1357 updated Czech, Italian and Russian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-8235 fixed losing initial values when updating templated items
ZBX-9935 added check for item delay, to be between 0 and 86400 seconds
ZBX-9967 fixed agent compilation error on NetBSD 7
ZBX-9347 added information about zabbix_sender input file format to the man page
ZBX-9919 fixed y scale calculation for linear graphs
ZBX-9864 fixed compilation warnings regarding SIZE_T_MAX under NetBSD
ZBX-9862 added meta tag "msapplication-config" to prevent MSIE11 requesting browserconfig.xml
ZBX-9340 fixed "data" property not being returned by API when error is generated on DB level
ZBX-9863 fixed compilation warning regarding "empty_str" initialization in setproctitle.c
ZBX-9912 fixed ITEM.LASTVALUE macro value being truncated at bytes rather than utf-8 characters
ZBX-9643 fixed resolving of {TRIGGER.NAME} macro in action messages
ZBX-7511 removed trimming of leading and trailing spaces in SNMP strings
ZBX-8899 fixed retrieval of sensor readings on Linux 2.6 and higher
ZBX-9917 fixed log message when opening windows eventlog
ZBX-9855 fixed SNMP dynamic index cache refresh when SNMP OID changes
ZBX-9740 improved proc.num for protected Windows processes
ZBX-9793 fixed handling of opaque types in SNMP
ZBX-9895 fixed memory leak in case of unsupported field type while processing configuration received over proxy protocol
ZBX-9858 added error message logging when SNMP trapper file size exceeds 2GB
ZBX-9666 fixed invalid SNMP dynamic index cache if 2 SNMP agents have the same IP, port and OID
ZBX-9796 fixed item key vfs.fs.size operation for NetBSD and HP-UX
ZBX-9430 fixed Windows eventlog item incorrectly interpreting 0x00000103 return value as an error
ZBX-9655 fixed crash if MYSQL connection object initialization failed
ZBX-9667 fixed disabled triggers or triggers having disabled hosts or items affecting trigger dependency calculations
ZBX-9738 fixed deletion of related action operations when deleting a host group
ZBX-9668 improved handling of VMware performance counter instances without data
ZBX-9677 fixed compilation warnings in the escalator.c module
ZBX-9682 fixed parsing of the numeric item key parameters
ZBX-9639 fixed chart width validation
ZBX-9809 fixed action operation validation
ZBX-9716 fixed possible event record number wraparound issues in the old Windows Eventing support
ZBX-4284 improved handling of timeouting items on reachable hosts
ZBX-9721 fixed agent log message for log[] item in case of log records longer than 256kB
ZBX-7492 fixed "Undefined index" when importing host without macros
ZBX-8989 moved Total memory item from Filesystems to Memory application in Template OS Windows

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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