Release Notes for Zabbix 6.0.18

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 6.0.18.

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This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 6.0.18. 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-8199 Added Google cloud platform monitoring template Templates
ZBXNEXT-8330 Updated plugin support with defaults support for Zabbix agent 2 Agent
ZBXNEXT-8357 Improved proxy history housekeeping when data older than ProxyOfflineBuffer is being constantly received Proxy
ZBXNEXT-8142 Added ability to import configuration files with a UTF-8 Byte order mark API
ZBXNEXT-8209 Added Azure CosmosDB for MongoDB template Templates
ZBXNEXT-8078 Removed unnecessary new line for each element in an array when exporting YAML templates Frontend
ZBXNEXT-8273 Implemented support for relative Include paths in the config file, based on its current directory Agent Proxy Server
ZBXNEXT-8391 Added container healthcheck metric in Docker by Zabbix agent 2 template Templates
ZBXNEXT-8354 Added pids_stats to docker.container_stats key in Zabbix agent 2 Agent

Bug Fixes

ZBX-22989 Silenced null-dereference warnings for duktape Proxy Server
ZBX-22720 Dropped support for custom geomap HTML attribution text Frontend
ZBX-22604 Added new replica mismatch metrics to Kubernetes cluster state template, updated triggers Templates
ZBX-22475 Fixed regex in preprocessing parameter for Jenkins template Templates
ZBX-21910 Fixed JavaScript in Kubernetes nodes template Templates
ZBX-22773 Made NodeAddress use ListenIP and ListenPort if not specified Server
ZBX-21613 Fixed broken database upgrade if more than one Zabbix server at the same time on one database is started Proxy Server
ZBX-22688 Fixed AlertScriptPath not allowing links Server
ZBX-22029 Fixed preprocessing step in Pods discovery for Kubernetes kubelet template Templates
ZBX-22234 Fixed incorrect SNMPINDEX offset retrieval in SNMP discovery Server
ZBX-22141 Fixed attaching multiple templates with proc.get item key to one host and fixed spelling in description Templates
ZBX-22285 Fixed honoring of the excludeSearch parameter in API API
ZBX-20604 Fixed UserParameterDir behavior for UserParameter calls Agent
ZBX-22732 Fixed description of ATAN2 mathematical function Frontend
ZBX-22664 Fixed user macros with regex context being resynced without any changes Proxy Server
ZBX-22661 Fixed templated dashboard display in Monitoring Hosts Dashboards Frontend
ZBX-21599 Optimised preprocessing steps and added dashboard in the TiDB TiKV by HTTP template Templates
ZBX-21598 Optimised preprocessing steps and added dashboard in the TiDB PD by HTTP template Templates
ZBX-21600 Optimised preprocessing steps and added dashboard in the TiDB by HTTP template Templates
ZBX-22386 Fixed encoding of HTML entities in the user interface Frontend
ZBX-22714 Fixed signature for mqtt.get key in Standard items popup Frontend
ZBX-21397 Fixed preprocessing step in discovery for Kubernetes kubelet template Templates
ZBX-20202 Improved tablespace handling to support Oracle multitenant architecture in Oracle by ODBC template Templates
ZBX-22713 Fixed Zabbix server compilation problem for NetBSD Server
ZBX-21795 Fixed unhandled timeout in Telnet Agent Proxy Server
ZBX-21801 Fixed helper positioning when sorting Header and Query fields in item configuration form Frontend
ZBX-22238 Fixed non-writable hostgroup appearance in template, host and host prototype clone forms Frontend
ZBX-22192 Fixed valid widget name being reset when other widget fields are invalid Frontend
ZBX-21871 Switched for the changes in users of user group API object to be audit logged as updates in groups of user API objects API
ZBX-22461 Fixed incorrect sortable item positioning in Safari Frontend
ZBX-22469 Fixed SLI calculation for services having multiple alarms per second API
ZBX-22859 Fixed validation of input parameters in action configuration form Frontend

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 6.0.18.

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