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1 *
2 * 0.2.8
3 *
4
5 - Implemented agent proxy
6 - Object tools fully implemented (including configuration)
7 - Added "node capability expiration" feature
8 - Windows console:
9 - Fixed inconsistencies in object access control configuration
10 - Now can play sounds when new alarm arrives
11 - Added voice notifications for alarms (using SAPI)
12 - Alarm viewer:
13 - The same audio notification options added
14 - Current time display added
15 - Added support for Windows authentication in Microsoft SQL driver
16 - Server configuration wizard: added possibility to configure service account
17 - Added support for transactions in database manager
18 - Fixed issues: #57, #61, #63, #65, #66
19
20
21 *
22 * 0.2.7
23 *
24
25 - Advanced status calculation mechanism implemented
26 - Added support for SQLite embedded database engine
27 - New MIBs added: IEEE 802.11
28 - PING subagent: added "PacketRate" configuration parameter
29 - Fixed some portability issues for 64bit platforms
30 - Fixed build problems with version 0.2.6
31 - Fixed issues: #53, #55, #59, #60
32
33
34 *
35 * 0.2.6
36 *
37
38 - Added possibility to change size of ICMP echo request packets sent by server
39 - Added built-in syslog server
40 - Implemented retrieving of only last N records from event log
41 - Implemented "Select DCI" function for templates
42 - Implemented own MIB compiler, removing last dependency from Net-SNMP library
43 - MIBs now transferred to client in compiled form, reducing network traffic
44 and making console startup faster
45 - Implemented correct translation of SNMPv1 trap id to SNMPv2 trap id
46 - Added advanced DCI collection scheduling
47 - Core agent:
48 - Ported to AIX
49 - Fixed bug in signal handling causing agent to crash on shutdown
50 - Implemented autoloading of platform subagent on UNIX and NetWare
51 - Fixed broken under NT4 Net.InterfaceList enum
52 - PING subagent:
53 - Ported to NetWare and AIX
54 - Added "packet size" argument to Icmp.Ping(*) parameter
55 - Added "packet size" option to target configuration
56 - Added DefaultPacketSize configuration parameter
57 - Port checker subagent ported to AIX
58 - Added possibility to build statically linked agents
59 - Event configuration improved
60 - New MIBs added: BGP4, PowerNet (APC), PRINTER,
61 Synoptics (now part of Nortel Networks), UPS
62 - Windows console:
63 - Improved handling of large number of objects
64 - Status and configuration poll windows improved
65 - Database checker improved
66 - Fixed issues: #12, #46, #48, #49, #50, #51, #54
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68
69 *
70 * 0.2.5
71 *
72
73 - Added support for CheckPoint SNMP agent running on port 260
74 - Added SNMP MIBs for Nokia IPSO
75 - Added new parameter Agent.ActiveConnections to core agent
76 - Implemented object tools of type "Agent Table" and "SNMP Table"
77 - Windows console:
78 - Sorting implemented in "Last DCI Values" view
79 - Added node tree in alarm browser
80 - Added possibility to copy DCIs to template
81 - Fixed bug in core agent causing incorrect update of configuration file
82 - Fixed incorrect interface aliases detection in Linux subagent
83 - Fixed issues: #36, #39, #42, #45
84
85
86 *
87 * 0.2.4
88 *
89
90 - Implemented agent's configuration file editing from console
91 - Implemented actions provided by subagents
92 - Built-in action Agent.Restart added to core agent
93 - Configurable object tools introduced (not fully implemented yet)
94 - Fixed bug causing occasional server crash
95 - Fixed issues: #5, #37, #38, #40, #41
96
97
98 *
99 * 0.2.3
100 *
101
102 - Implemented basic event correlation
103 - Added new object class: VPN connector
104 - Active alarms now used in status calculation
105 - Windows agent: implemented enum Net.IP.RoutingTable
106 - Database Manager: implemented forced check/unlock flag
107 - Maximum number of sessions in agent made configurable
108 - Agent ported to Windows 95/98/Me
109 - Windows console: added possibility to specify loopback address (127.0.0.1)
110 as bind address for network service
111 - Fixed bug causing random fails of connections from server to agent and
112 from console to server
113 - Fixed issues: #29, #32, #33
114
115
116 *
117 * 0.2.2
118 *
119
120 - Implemented communication session encryption
121 - Added support for multiple database connections for better performance
122 - Added generation of SYS_NODE_DOWN and SYS_NODE_UP events
123 - Added possibility to edit server's configuration parameters from
124 administrator's console
125 - Object status calculation algorithm changed
126 - Fixed incorrect 32 bit integer varbinds parsing in libnxsnmp
127 - Fixed bug with new interface detection
128 - Windows console: added simple export of collected DCI data
129 - Core agent: added configuration option SessionIdleTimeout for automatic
130 disconnect of idle or broken sessions
131 - Fixed issues: #26, #30
132
133
134 *
135 * 0.2.1
136 *
137
138 - Server startup procedure improved
139 - Fixed bug in Windows service shutdown code
140 - Added ICMP ping subagent
141 - Server will not collect data from unmanaged nodes
142 - Added PostgreSQL support under Windows
143 - NetWare platform subagent improved
144 - Linux subagent: Implemented all Net.Interface.* parameters except
145 Net.Interface.Speed
146 - Fixed crash in Microsoft SQL driver caused by unsuccessful connection
147 - More SNMP MIBs added
148 - Fixed issue #27 (poller threads deadlock)
149 - Server's internal synchronization mechanisms improved
150 - Added driver for generic GSM modems
151 - SMS driver can be configured from server configuration wizard
152 - Windows console:
153 - Action properties dialog improved
154 - Sorting implemented in data collection editor
155 - Object browser window can be saved in desktop configuration
156 - Windows alarm viewer:
157 - Added autologin feature
158 - UI appearance improved
159
160
161 *
162 * 0.2.0
163 *
164
165 - Windows installer improved
166 - Fixed build issues on various platforms
167 - Windows console:
168 - Items in Control Panel now sorted alphabetically
169 - Data collection editor now shows associated template for DCI
170 - Added automatic refresh to last values view
171 - Rule in policy editor can be enabled/disabled by double click
172 on leftmost column (rule number)
173 - Fixed incorrect interface detection on FreeBSD
174
175
176 *
177 * 0.1.20
178 *
179
180 - Implemented object unbinding from administrator console
181 - Implemented template removing
182 - Added "Change IP address" function for node objects
183 - Added Oracle support (via ODBC driver)
184 - Added server installation program (Windows only)
185 - Added server configuration wizard (Windows only)
186 - SNMP agent connectivity check improved
187 - Added special handling for CheckPoint SNMP agent
188 - Added "Don't cache this session" option to Windows console login dialog
189 - Added new console command "show stats"
190 - Windows CE Console improved:
191 - Added "Last DCI Values" view
192 - Added graph view
193 - Added collected DCI data view
194 - Added full screen mode support
195 - Implemented sorting in alarm browser
196 - Implemented alarm browser autoupdate
197 - Implemented object managed/unmanaged state switching
198 - Implementen node wakeup
199 - Network discovery polling mechanism redesigned
200 - Fixed bug in "show pollers" console command handler
201 - Fixed occasional appearance of invalid objects at the root of object tree
202 - Fixed issue #14 (Error handling multiline SMTP responces)
203
204
205 *
206 * 0.1.19
207 *
208
209 - Data collection templates fully functional
210 - Added possibility to use server name instead of IP address in
211 agent configuration
212 - Added diff() method for DCI thresholds
213 - Added possibility to set server config file via environment variable
214 NETXMSD_CONFIG on UNIX or registry key HKLM\Software\NetXMS\Server\ConfigFile
215 on Windows
216 - Fixed deadlock in status poller
217 - Fixed incorrect socket handling in AgentConnection class
218 - Fixed sorting bug in Windows console alarm browser
219 - Fixed GUI unresponsiveness when acknowledging large number of alarms
220
221
222 *
223 * 0.1.18
224 *
225
226 - Added support for object database caching on client side
227 - Polling performance increased
228 - Fix: SYS_SERVICE_DOWN event was generated in place of SYS_SERVICE_UNKNOWN
229 - nxadm completely rewritten, and now allows to execute any command
230 available on server console in standalone mode
231 - Windows console:
232 - Implemented desktop configuration save and restore
233 - Added possibility to change graph's time frame
234 - Added support for multiple DCIs on one graph
235 - Added graph presets
236 - Many small UI improvements
237
238
239 *
240 * 0.1.17
241 *
242
243 - Templates can be manually applied
244 - Fixed issue #0000021 (agent crash on multiprocessor Solaris systems)
245 - Fixed issue #0000022 (server can crash after unsuccessfull interface
246 configuration poll)
247 - Fixed bug in filling DCI cache with values from database
248 - Server now can save and restore last DCI poll time and raw value
249 across restarts
250
251
252 *
253 * 0.1.16
254 *
255
256 - Added System.CPU.Usage(*), System.CPU.Usage5(*) and System.CPU.Usage15(*)
257 parameters to WinPerf subagent
258 - Fixed issue #0000015 (unable to modify network service port number)
259 - Fixed server crash sometimes caused by DCI deletion
260 - Fixed issue #0000017 (server crash after DCI copy)
261 - Fixed memory leaks in DCI cache management
262 - Added interface for processing SNMP traps by server modules
263 - Added internal parameters AgentStatus and ChildStatus(*)
264 - Fixed issue #0000018 (incorrect aliases handling by FreeBSD subagent)
265 - Some GUI improvements
266 - Parameters Net.Interface.AdminStatus(*) and Net.Interface.Link(*) added
267 to FreeBSD subagent
268
269
270 *
271 * 0.1.15
272 *
273
274 - DCI housekeeping implemented
275 - Fixed server crash at forced poll time
276 - Fixed critical bug in upgrade script starter under UNIX
277 - Added support of HDD temperature monitoring under Windows and Linux
278 - Added PhysicalDisk.Model, PhysicalDisk.SerialNumber and
279 PhysicalDisk.Firmware parameters under Windows
280 - Added parameters System.CPU.Count, System.CPU.Usage*, System.KStat(*)
281 and System.Memory.Physical.* to Solaris subagent
282 - Parameters System.Memory.Swap.* removed from Windows agent because they
283 are meaningless under Windows
284 - Added parameter Disk.Used(*) to NetWare subagent
285
286
287 *
288 * 0.1.14
289 *
290
291 - Parameters System.Memory.* behaves correctly under Windows
292 - Fixed bug in loading of NetworkService objects from database
293 - Fixed bug in interface status detection via NetXMS agent
294 - Added support for NAT'ed nodes (correct interface polling, etc.)
295 - Backslash (\) character is no longer works as escape character
296 inside parameter arguments enclosed in quotes
297 - Windows console: object tree works correctly for users without rights
298 on root objects
299 - Windows console: implemented user deletion from access lists
300 - Implemented action delete
301 - Windows agent deployment packages now built with InnoSetup
302 - "Last Values" view added to Windows console
303 - Fixed issue #0000008
304 - Added interface for SMS drivers
305 - Optimized access to collected DCI data in database
306 - Added support for System.CPU.LoadAvg to Solaris subagent
307 - Added support for all Net.Interface.* parameters to Solaris subagent
308
309
310 *
311 * 0.1.13
312 *
313
314 - Fixed bug which cause server to hang when deleting unreacheable node
315 - Added basic checking of node and interface objects to nxdbmgr
316
317
318 *
319 * 0.1.12
320 *
321
322 - Added new object class - NetworkService, for simplified network service
323 health checking
324 - Server internal synchronization mechanisms improved to increase
325 stability and performance
326 - Fixed deadlock sometimes caused by retrieving DCI collected data
327 - Added parameters System.Hostname, System.Uname and System.Uptime to
328 Solaris subagent
329 - Object status now recalculated after binding change
330 - Implemented primary IP address selection for nodes
331 - Added OSPF support detection
332 - Fixed bug with StartupDelay parameter handling in core agent
333 - Fixed communication problems on FreeBSD
334 - Bug #0000003 fixed
335 - Bug fixed: objects was not marked as modified when platform name or agent
336 version changes
337 - Windows console: implemented cell edit by double click in policy editor
338 - Implemented external command execution under UNIX
339
340
341 *
342 * 0.1.11
343 *
344
345 - Fixed incorrect behavior of Process.Count() parameter under Linux and
346 FreeBSD
347
348
349 *
350 * 0.1.10
351 *
352
353 - Support for centralized upgrade added to agents
354 - Implemented agent packages upload to server from console
355 - New parameters added to Solaris subagent
356 - Alarm deletion implemented
357 - Implemented all delta calculation methods for DCI
358 - Implemented thresholds for average values
359 - Fixed bug with policy editor header drawing
360
361
362 *
363 * 0.1.9
364 *
365
366 - Added support for server modules
367 - Initial version of web interface created (for Microsoft IIS)
368 - Microsoft SQL driver improved
369 - Added file upload to agents (as preparation for centralized agent update)
370 - Client library redesigned to support multiple connections within
371 one process
372 - Windows console: added automatic refresh in graphs
373 - Very basic Solaris subagent added
374
375
376 *
377 * 0.1.8
378 *
379
380 - Added support for System.CPU.Count and System.ProcessList parameters
381 under Windows
382 - Created our own SNMP library (currently SNMP versions 1 and 2c are
383 supported). Server is no longer needs net-snmp library.
384 - Component locks moved to RAM from SQL database
385 - Added support for SNMP traps
386 - Removed access right "View server configuration" as unneeded
387 - Windows console: Added sorting to event selection dialog
388 - Windows console: Objects in object browser are now sorted with respect
389 to IP addresses when object name is an IP address
390 - Windows console: Fixed bug with MDI window position restoration when
391 window is maximized
392 - Windows console: Fixed bug with duplication of child window title in
393 parent's title when child is maximized
394 - Windows console: Status icons now placed over object icons in
395 object browser
396 - Windows console: Policy editor drawing code improved
397 - Added StartupDelay parameter to agent's configuration file
398 - Windows console: Added "Save policy" function to policy editor
399 - Fixed deadlock in Queue::GetOrBlock() which sometimes cause communication
400 failures between client and server
401 - Server now can detect that SNMP variable is not supported by agent and
402 change DCI status to "Not supported" accordingly
403 - Added interface status polling via SNMP
404 - Agent: Fixed bug in interface operational status detection under Windows
405 - Added server version checking in client connection procedure. If versions
406 mismatch, client will not connect to server.
407 - Windows console: when searching object in object browser, '*' characters
408 assumed at the beginning and the end of search string
409 - Added parameter File.Count(*) to core agent
410 - Added possibility to change status of many DCIs status at once
411
412
413 *
414 * 0.1.7
415 *
416
417 - Added more customized events for threshold violation
418 - Added ability to send Wake-On-LAN packets to managed nodes
419 - Fixed serious bug in DCI copy
420
421
422 *
423 * 0.1.6
424 *
425
426 - Added parameter System.ServiceState(*) to core agent (Windows only)
427 - Implemented user-defined counters in WinPerf subagent
428 - Added support for macros in e-mail subject
429 - Added support for data collection item duplication within same node
430 - Now possible to copy DCIs to many nodes at once
431 - Fixed memory management bugs in Windows console DCI editor
432 - Added "instance" field to DCI which can be used as information text in
433 user-defined data collection events and alarms
434 - Client library do cleanup after NXCDisconnect()
435 - User system rights now ORed with its group(s) system rights
436 - Added database checking/upgrade utility (nxdbmgr)
437
438
439 *
440 * 0.1.5
441 *
442
443 - Object access mutexes changed to read/write locks in server to
444 improve performance
445 - Algorithm of placing nodes into subnets improved
446 - System no longer needs network mask when creating new node manually
447 - Detection of incorrect network masks on interfaces added
448 - Windows console: fixed bug in object browser which cause console to crash
449 - Added internal statistics collection for average data collector queue length
450 and average database writer queue length
451 - All IP addresses now stored in database as text
452 - Added external event sender (nxevent)
453 - Fixed bug with user password change (new password was not saved to database)
454 - Configuration script ("configure") improved
455
456
457 *
458 * 0.1.4
459 *
460
461 - Created performance subagent for Windows (winperf.nsm)
462 - Added SNMP OID to node type translation
463 - Added support for Nortel Networks Passport routing switches
464 - "configure" script improved
465
466
467 *
468 * 0.1.3
469 *
470
471 - Added 64-bit string-to-binary conversion
472 - Added MAC address property to interface objects
473 - Added Template and TemplateGroup object classes
474 - It's now possible to configure data collection items for templates
475
476
477 *
478 * 0.1.2
479 *
480
481 - Added possibility for copying DCIs from one node to other(s)
482 - Added server's startup script for RedHat Linux
483 - Numerous bug fixes
484
485
486 *
487 * 0.1.1
488 *
489
490 - First version number given to system: a lot of things works, and lot
491 of things have to be done.