Release Notes for Zabbix 2.4.0rc3

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.4.0rc3.

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 2.4.0rc3. 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

updated Polish and Russian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators
updated Japanese, Polish and Ukrainian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

fixed IPMI pollers not starting properly on the server
fixed daemon crash when a runtime control is issued during shutdown
fixed not being able to add trigger dependencies in the trigger mass update form
fixed date part form inputs (month, day, hour, minute) to be consistent and have leading zero when needed
fixed error in the action operation configuration form when switching operation types
fixed ordering of graphs in simple graph prototype and graph prototype screen elements
fixed multiselect and text input alignment
fixed item flex interval updating in item massupdate
fixed LLD graph prototype screen items to be displayed correctly when containing item has colspan/rowspan set
fixed frontend messaging sounds not playing on IE11 and playing in loop if set to play once on other browsers

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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