Release Notes for Zabbix 2.4.1rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.4.1rc1.

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 2.4.1rc1. Download it from downloads.

The following sections describe the release in details and provide late-breaking or other information that supplements its main documentation.


Bug Fixes

ZBX-8784 fixed link to the latest data page from the map pop up menu
ZBX-8665 fixed incorrect display of period in graph filter time bar, dragging the scrollbar beyond year 1970 and calendar months to run in loop for years 1970 and 2038
ZBX-8802 fixed missing sub-menu icon in global script menu
ZBX-8825 fixed character "#" being replaced with "<>" in low-level discovery macros during database upgrade
ZBX-8822 fixed vm.memory.size[] items being unsupported on FreeBSD
ZBX-8693 fixed "Add" button in Configuration->Triggers->Create Trigger->Add for IE11
ZBX-8815 fixed adding of host groups to the host by discovery action
ZBX-8816 removed "clear history & trends" button from template web scenarios
ZBX-8727 fixed item multiplier value validation to support scientific notation correctly
ZBX-8514 fixed bug where server would turn a passive proxy into a host if the proxy machine is running an agent that is discovered via network discovery
ZBX-8753 fixed mass update to change host inventory
ZBX-8744 fixed database upgrade procedure stopping when upgrade step was failed
ZBX-8719 optimised value cache requests to better utilise database indexes
ZBX-8659 fixed graphs in screens not respecting "Show legend" setting when in dynamic mode
ZBX-8679 removed outdated and unused images
ZBX-8700 fixed possible SQL error in details of web scenario
ZBX-8595 fixed incorrect event message when handling eventlog

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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