Release Notes for Zabbix 5.0.6

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 5.0.6.

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 5.0.6. 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-6353 Added Morningstar devices monitoring templates
ZBXNEXT-6316 Added iTop media
ZBXNEXT-6281 Added template "Hadoop by HTTP"
ZBXNEXT-6275 Added Template "Zookeeper by HTTP"
ZBXNEXT-2480 Removed autocomplete from fields having sensitive data
ZBXNEXT-6253 Added native system.users.num support to Zabbix agent 2
ZBXNEXT-6129 Added UnitFileState to systemd.unit.discovery for Zabbix agent 2
ZBXNEXT-6236 Added template "Apache Kafka by JMX"
ZBXNEXT-6247 Improved LLD rule processing after reconnecting to proxy
ZBXNEXT-6201 Added "Template DB Apache Cassandra by JMX"

Bug Fixes

ZBX-18517 Updated Apache Tomcat by JMX template
ZBX-18155 Removed positional macros from item names on 'Web monitoring' page
ZBX-18655 Fixed insert of duplicate key value in interface_snmp for lld host discovery
ZBX-18551 Fixed item mapping for LLD overrides
ZBX-18650 Fixed logic for processing LLD rule duplicates after reconnecting to proxy
ZBX-18588 Fixed screen item field "max_columns" being overwritten during import
ZBX-17705 Fixed fatal error raised in event notifications when a large amount of notifications is shown
ZBX-5842 Fixed ability to detect username existence from unsuccessful login message
ZBX-18518 Fixed characters counter which were removed in script modal window
ZBX-18414 Fixed override be saved with custom expression even when all rows are removed
ZBX-18497 Fixed macro resolving in http basic authentication username and macros fields
ZBX-18143 Fixed ability to download image of non-existent graph
ZBX-18359 Fixed long data row formatting for OracleDB
ZBX-18581 Fixed ORA-40478 exception in queries
ZBX-18564 Moved taskid calculation to transaction when creating remote command task
ZBX-18487 Increased trapper verbosity for DebugLevel=4 when rejecting sender data
ZBX-18185 Fixed compilation error on Solaris 10
ZBX-18317 Fixed fatal error when updating only discovered triggers and their properties
ZBX-18163 Fixed deletion of one last remaining main host interface to show error instead of silently deleting the interface
ZBX-18505 Fixed build failing to compile for Zabbix agent 2 on ARM/v7 and ARM/v6
ZBX-18380 Changed trigger of the net.if.speed item in the Windows network module template
ZBX-18494 Removed recovery mode NONE in trigger "Operating system description has changed"
ZBX-18531 Fixed "Template App Ceph by Zabbix Agent2" pool discovery
ZBX-18058 Updated the list of item keys and their descriptions
ZBX-18476 Changed Fan, Temperature, Voltage LLD rules in Template Net Arista
ZBX-16155 Fixed "Template Net TP-LINK" readme

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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