Release Notes for Zabbix 6.0.6rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 6.0.6rc1.

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 6.0.6rc1. 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-7813 Updated MariaDB maximum supported version to 10.7
ZBXNEXT-7769 Added support of PHP 8.1 to LDAP authentication
ZBXNEXT-7722 Fixed runtime errors when using Zabbix with PHP 8.1
ZBXNEXT-6891 Removed mongodb implementation, updated template to work with new plugin
ZBXNEXT-7632 Added template for HPE Primera
ZBXNEXT-7630 Added templates for HPE MSA 2060 and MSA 2040

Bug Fixes

ZBX-21145 Changed host, item and trigger tag merging logic during template linking and LLD to reduce database updates
ZBX-20638 Fixed handling of DB version higher than supported
ZBX-20750 Fixed excessive escaping of special characters in audit log details, triggers and graphs
ZBX-21015 Fixed web scenario tags disappearing from Monitoring -> Hosts -> Web scenario on page autorefresh
ZBX-20960 Fixed SVG graph widget throwing error when attempting to plot item with valid user macro defined in history storage period
ZBX-20965 Fixed positioning of change indicator in Item value widget
ZBX-20994 Fixed access limitation for Oracle DB to list tables accessible to the user
ZBX-21123 Fixed crash when VMware VC was not available at the first moment when starting zabbix_server
ZBX-21044 Fixed JavaScript preprocessing output conversion to utf-8
ZBX-20534 Fixed popup layout for importing when horizontal scroll was not visible
ZBX-21185 Fixed pattern selector when item name contains square brackets
ZBX-20669 Fixed focus on fields when clicking on labels
ZBX-21064 Rewrote pcre.m4 and pcre2.m4 file
ZBX-20029 Fixed deprecated keys in IIS by Zabbix agent templates
ZBX-18035 Updated README.md for Slack and Mattermost media types
ZBX-21199 Fixed space utilization items in HPE MSA 2040 and 2060 templates
ZBX-20861 Fixed incorrect naming of web scenario items after upgrade
ZBX-20847 Fixed inability to attach any host groups after removing already attached ones
ZBX-20233 Fixed handling of empty configuration parameters $ZBX_SERVER and $ZBX_SERVER_PORT the same as if they were not defined
ZBX-21163 Fixed "Host inventory overview" page behavior when selected host group was removed
ZBX-20854 Fixed missing headers in Columns field in Top hosts widget configuration form
ZBX-21143 Changed API URL in Express.ms media type to a new version
ZBX-20914 Fixed wrong calculation of calculated item formulas
ZBX-20875 Fixed filter condition for job discovery rule in MSSQL by ODBC template
ZBX-21146 Fixed item key in NTP service template
ZBX-20565 Fixed visibility of placeholder text in host prototype edit form
ZBX-20985 Fixed notifications summary for MS Teams media type
ZBX-21137 Fixed VMware collector crash related to datastore state disconnected from all HVs
ZBX-20628 Removed system metrics from PFSense template
ZBX-21136 Fixed value type for checksum of /etc/passwd item in FreeBSD template
ZBX-20903 Removed duplicate in Windows services discovery filter regexp
ZBX-18652 Fixed data overview discrepancy between host location top and left
ZBX-21111 Fixed HA manager stopping
ZBX-20105 Removed bogus dependency on libxml2 from agent
ZBX-21066 Fixed libopenssl.m4 when dealing with lib/64 in openssl 3

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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