Release Notes for Zabbix 5.4.8

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 5.4.8.

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This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 5.4.8. 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-6651 Added new item agent.variant for Agent and Agent2
ZBXNEXT-6677 Added cpu percent field to docker.container_stats key for docker plugin in Zabbix agent 2 and docker template
ZBXNEXT-7014 Updated README for a newer version of PagerDuty

Bug Fixes

ZBX-19514 Fixed disc utilization metric for windows discs discovery
ZBX-19866 Fixed possible duplication of server log messages with first network error or interface activation
ZBX-20177 Added acknowledgeid index for alerts table
ZBX-19587 Fixed Zabbix Java gateway error message when object or attribute is not found
ZBX-20176 Fixed trigger not being calculated for first value when item changes state to supported; fixed build failure when DES is disabled in Net-SNMP; fixed tests on big-endian systems
ZBX-20150 Fixed special characters escaping in markdown parsing of the Telegram media type
ZBX-20097 Added celsius support to vmware unitInfo
ZBX-20085 Fixed build on Solaris; thanks to Yuuki Enomoto for the patch
ZBX-19926 Fixed Zabbix agent crashing when reading event log on Windows Server 2022
ZBX-20080 Fixed error message
ZBX-20003 Fixed update and discard intervals in generic snmp and some other templates
ZBX-20032 Fixed server crash when restarting monitored vmware vc
ZBX-19912 Fixed mysql.db.size, mysql.replication.get_slave_status and pgsql.custom.query items for Zabbix agent 2
ZBX-19963 Fixed macro with regular expression for serial numbers discovery in cisco template
ZBX-19958 Fixed macro with regular expression for interfaces discovery in OS linux templates

Installation and Upgrade Notes


See Zabbix documentation for full details.


See Upgrade procedure for upgrade options and instructions. For version specific upgrade notes, see Upgrade notes for 5.4.8.

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