Release Notes for Zabbix 5.0.20

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 5.0.20.

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 5.0.20. Download it from download.

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-7409 Added native support for the vfs.dir.size and vfs.dir.count keys in Zabbix agent 2
ZBXNEXT-7101 Implemented sleep function into JS engine
ZBXNEXT-6861 Updated Zabbix proxy templates according to the latest guidelines
ZBXNEXT-7078 Added template for pfsense
ZBXNEXT-6875 Added native support for the system.hw.chassis and system.hw.devices keys in Zabbix agent 2

Bug Fixes

ZBX-20293 Fixed icmpping items group becomes not supported due to error in interval detection
ZBX-20387 Fixed default language of the setup routine for logged in superadmin users
ZBX-20316 Added macro for password and changed conf file in postgresql by user parameters template
ZBX-20303 Fixed trigger name in MSSQL template
ZBX-19565 Fixed agent2 to return the same 255 code as agent1 when key service.info does not find service
ZBX-20204 Fixed range check for perfcounter in agent2 on windows
ZBX-20405 Improved timeouts in JS
ZBX-20258 Fixed tags processing for Zammad media type
ZBX-20113 Fixed items value map for VMware template
ZBX-19815 Fixed multiple data convertion issues in import between versions 1.8/2.0 and 5.0
ZBX-19669 Fixed success message not showing when no fields were changed in Administration->Authentication page
ZBX-20269 Added handling of performance counter with negative denominator value
ZBX-20143 Fixed tcp timeout not working in net.dns.record
ZBX-20292 Fixed LLD overrides for item for particular corner-case
ZBX-19351 Fixed event correlation query failure on Oracle
ZBX-20249 Fixed escalator query failure on Oracle
ZBX-20330 Added handling of nan/inf values in ipmi discovery
ZBX-19012 Fixed {HOST.NAME} macros substitution

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

See Zabbix documentation for full details.

Upgrade

Recompile Zabbix binaries and update front-end PHP files. 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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