Release Notes for Zabbix 3.0.3rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 3.0.3rc1.

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 3.0.3rc1. 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-10672 added script name and command into a script execution form
ZBX-1357 enabled Chinese (China) translation to be displayed by default
ZBX-1357 updated Chinese (China), English (United States), French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Ukrainian translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-9839 fixed Windows compilation error and time zone related issues
ZBX-10752 fixed array formatting in exported JSON
ZBX-10755 fixed deletion of the items which used in graph Y axis min/max parameters
ZBX-10690 fixed possible buffer overruns in discovery macro substitution and other macro context issues
ZBX-10640 fixed unexpected reset of group and host filter
ZBX-10598 removed redundant closing PHP tags in configuration example file and when generating PHP files
ZBX-10741 enforced bash usage in mysql.size user parameter configuration script to avoid issues with different default shells; thanks to Timo Lindfors for reporting it
ZBX-10722 fixed color picker wrapping
ZBX-10692 fixed crash when resolving {TRIGGER.NAME} of the trigger with expression containing unknown user macro
ZBX-10607 fixed validation of JSON import source data in configuration.import method
ZBX-10727 fixed timeout being too low when sending configuration data to active proxy
ZBX-10614 fixed crash during configuration update when context is added to a macro without context
ZBX-6563 fixed potential incorrect data from icmppingsec item with low latency hosts
ZBX-10600 fixed proxy sorting in "Monitored by proxy" dropdown in host edit form
ZBX-10587 fixed inventory mode not being inherited for host prototypes when linking template to a template/host
ZBX-10681 fixed loss of trailing whitespace in unquoted function parameters when creating calculated items with low level discovery
ZBX-8924 improved performance of alert.get method
ZBX-10686 updated success and error messages for triggers, items and graphs 'Copy' operations
ZBX-10693 fixed API configuration.import method for importing template and/or host with trigger prototype dependency
ZBXNEXT-1263 added finishing touches to encryption support
ZBX-10540 fixed encoding reset when Zabbix process auto-reconnects MySQL database
ZBX-10670 fixed disabling of script confirmation in Administration -> Script -> Edit form
ZBX-10670 fixed display of form fields for different types of script in Administration -> Script -> Edit form
ZBX-9968 fixed monitoring discovery and monitoring map data refresh
ZBX-10548 fixed agent compilation on Solaris without zone support (e.g. Solaris 9), added awareness of running on a newer Solaris with zones
ZBX-10639 changed incorrect labels in item filters and host filters
ZBX-10668 added hint for action operation steps on how to proceed infinitely
ZBX-10674 prohibited 'band' operator for counting float values
ZBX-10658 fixed count() evaluation for numeric values with operator and empty pattern
ZBX-10551 fixed possible crash when constants are extracted from invalid trigger expression containing '{' without matching '}'
ZBX-10646 fixed adding trigger prototype dependencies when cloning a host or template
ZBX-10511 fixed pagination throwing an error after performing enable or disable via link on an object
ZBX-10312 changed sum(), str(), regexp(), iregexp() trigger functions to return 0 if there are no data in the requested range

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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