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