Release Notes for Zabbix 3.2.0alpha2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 3.2.0alpha2.

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 3.2.0alpha2. 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

ZBXNEXT-3201
added history of events in Monitoring->Problems view
ZBXNEXT-3201
added new filtering options in event.get() and problem.get() methods
ZBXNEXT-3201
dropped Monitoring->Events view
ZBXNEXT-104
implemented ability to manually close problems
ZBXNEXT-3358
added a beautiful favorites icon
ZBXNEXT-3195
implemented independent escalations for each problem event
ZBXNEXT-3277
added global event correlation
ZBXNEXT-3274
added event correlation on trigger level
ZBXNEXT-3201
added high-performance view of current problems, implemented problem.get() method
ZBXNEXT-3296
added basic filtering for several frontend pages
ZBXNEXT-2430
added new items log.count[] and logrt.count[], added option for monitoring fast-growing log files
ZBXNEXT-3175
added filtering for the list of templates and host groups
ZBXNEXT-821
added possibility to view, copy, mass update and delete lld created elements
ZBXNEXT-3193
added event_recovery table to link problem and recovery events, added problem table to cache active problem events
ZBXNEXT-3267
added one minute delay for repeated SNMP trap file error log entries
ZBXNEXT-3196
added action option to pause escalations during maintenance
ZBXNEXT-178
implemented web scenarios import/export
ZBXNEXT-2087
added trigger and event tags
ZBXNEXT-1638
added macro functions to allow substring extraction from item value macros in triggers and notifications
ZBXNEXT-2118
added support of trigger option "OK event generation" and recovery expression
ZBXNEXT-1250
added two new options "regexp" and "iregexp" to the third parameter <operator> of trigger function count(); thanks to Michael Kolomiets for patch
ZBX-1357
updated Chinese (China), Chinese (Taiwan), Czech, English (United States), French, Georgian, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese translations; thanks to Zabbix translators
ZBXNEXT-3135
removed id field from history text and log tables

Bug Fixes

ZBX-11100
fixed minor bugs and use of magic numbers in IP range parsers
ZBX-11098
corrected log messages about completion of the trend data synchronization
ZBX-11072
fixed problem with string truncation for IBM DB2 databases which contain the char '\r'
ZBX-11081
fixed compilation error with curl library
ZBX-7602
added error messages about invalid regular expressions in eventlog items
ZBX-11093
fixed possible crash when copying cached correlation rules
ZBX-10901
added missing highlighting for some UI elements in focused state
ZBX-11075
fixed host full clone with discovered items and discovered triggers
ZBXNEXT-3351
decreased padding in screens to make them more compact
ZBX-3101
fixed EVENT macro processing in recovery operations
ZBX-10761
added upgrade patch to clean wrong values in 'triggers' table
ZBX-11059
fixed duplicate notifications sending from one media type
ZBX-11050
renamed constants SCREEN_RESOURCE_TRIGGERS_OVERVIEW => SCREEN_RESOURCE_TRIGGER_OVERVIEW SCREEN_RESOURCE_HOSTS_INFO => SCREEN_RESOURCE_HOST_INFO SCREEN_RESOURCE_TRIGGERS_INFO => SCREEN_RESOURCE_TRIGGER_INFO
ZBX-11050
changed translation strings "Alarm acknowledgements" => "Event acknowledgements" and "Status of triggers" => "Triggers" and changed few other translation strings to singular form
ZBX-11060
fixed copying correlation_mode, correlation_tag, tags of trigger and trigger prototype
ZBX-11073
fixed compilation with Net-SNMP library support
ZBX-10263
fixed incorrect record count in getPagingLine() when search limit is reached
ZBX-10768
fixed compilation warning on FreeBSD
ZBX-10561
improved style consistency for disabled elements
ZBX-3823
improved validation and error messaging when history, discovery, autoregistration and host availability data sent by passive and active proxies are processed on server
ZBX-10030
fixed API action update method request with only "actionid" property
ZBX-9972
changed SERVICE_SLA constant to match database default goodsla value
ZBX-10049
fixed optional field validation in drule.update API method
ZBX-10076
fixed text information containing non-ASCII characters being saved incorrectly to IBM DB2 database in case of system locale misconfiguration
ZBX-9989
optimized SQL queries for graphs building

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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