Release Notes for Zabbix 4.4.8rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 4.4.8rc1.

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 4.4.8rc1. Download it from downloads.

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


ZBXCTR-1 Added Telegram media type
ZBXNEXT-4829 Changed web setup wizard to not create and drop tables for DB connectivity test purposes
ZBXNEXT-5734 Added base64 encode, decode functions to webhook

Bug Fixes

ZBX-17571 Changed preprocessing for the haproxy.version, discovery rules divided into http and tcp services
ZBX-17524 Fixed time selector button state
ZBX-17496 Fixed usermacro api validation
ZBX-17532 Added css files and sprites versioning by query strings
ZBX-17501 Fixed overlapping multiselect suggest with browser autocomplete
ZBX-17402 Fixed search field accidentally transform value to lowercase
ZBX-17505 Fixed crash inside a fork when calling vfs.fs.inode
ZBX-17412 Fixed updating metadata, ip, port for hosts with tls certificate encryption monitored via proxy
ZBX-17558 Fixed zabbix agent 2 compilation on ms windows
ZBX-17140 Fixed builtin counter index rewrite on localized windows systems
ZBX-16959 Fixed return code check of curl_easy_setopt
ZBX-17423 Fixed "reset" button in history page
ZBX-17551 Fixed duktape crash on ppc64le architecture
ZBX-16112 Fixed connection timeout issue with media type testing by increasing timeout to 65 seconds
ZBX-17377 Fixed hostinterfaceitem not being refreshed during active checks
ZBX-17395 Fixed deletion of templated applications that were linked to items when importing templates
ZBX-17359 Fixed "sortorder": "desc" option with multiple sortfields
ZBX-16772 Enabled zabbix_agent2 to use openssl 1.0.1, 1.0.2 on unix platforms
ZBX-17500 Fixed errors in zabbix_agent2 man-page
ZBX-17336 Fixed wrong error message when fping fails
ZBX-17427 Fixed top busiest triggers filter
ZBX-17428 Fixed skipping null cells in csv file
ZBX-17461 Fixed length parameter for web.page.regexp item key
ZBX-17457 Fixed description in template db mysql by zabbix agent
ZBX-17508 Fixed error in oracle database encoding check
ZBX-17442 Fixed web.page.get to time out when there is no response
ZBX-17429 Fixed trigger expression condition popup to display negative numbers upon opening existing expression
ZBX-17518 Fixed empty parameter handling in get method of curlhttprequest
ZBX-17012 Fixed url validator to also accept relative urls
ZBX-17507 Fixed oracle query interpreted as a multistatement
ZBX-17368 Fixed hostmetadataitem and hostinterfaceitem handling in agent2
ZBX-17275 Optimized database requests in maintenance update
ZBX-17502 Fixed possible hang in agent2 when executing some metrics that forked another process
ZBX-17398 Fixed server crash when escalating internal events with opdata macro
ZBX-9387 Fixed incorrect maintenance calculations when dst changed to summer time
ZBX-17390 Fixed validation of the maximum selected period

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

SeeZabbix 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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