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Fixed bug in myisamchk -R mode.
Fixed bug in
ORDER BY when there is a
constant in the
One didn't get an error message if mysqld couldn't open the privilege tables.
SET PASSWORD FOR ... closed the connection
in case of errors (bug from 4.0.3).
Fixed bug when doing a multiple-row
INSERT on a table with an
AUTO_INCREMENT key which was not in the
first part of the key.
INFILE to not re-create index if the table had rows
Fixed overrun bug when calling
AES_DECRYPT() with incorrect
now be used to disable SSL in the MySQL clients, even if one
is using other SSL options in an option file or previously on
the command line.
Fixed bug in
MATCH ... AGAINST( ... IN BOOLEAN
MODE) used with
SHOW TABLE ... STATUS, compressed tables
sometimes showed up as
global | session in the
result column name.
Fixed problem in replication that
FLUSH LOGS in
a circular replication setup created an infinite number of
binary log files. Now a
command in the binary log does not cause slaves to rotate
STOP EVENT from binary log when
Disabled the use of
SHOW NEW MASTER FOR
SLAVE as this needs to be completely reworked in a
Fixed a bug with constant expression (for example, column of a
one-row table, or column from a table, referenced by a
UNIQUE key) appeared in
BY part of
--log-bin=a.b.c now properly
removed numeric extension for all future update logs.
GRANT ... REQUIRE didn't store the SSL
information in the
mysql.user table if SSL
was not enabled in the server.
GRANT ... REQUIRE NONE can now be used to
remove SSL information.
AND is now optional between
REQUIRE option was not properly saved,
which could cause strange output in
Fixed that one can drop UDFs that didn't exist when mysqld was started.
Fixed core dump problem with
VARIABLES on some 64-bit systems (like Solaris
Fixed a bug in
--set-variable syntax didn't work for those
options that didn't have a valid variable in the
my_option struct. This affected at least
Fixed a bug from 4.0.3 in calculating the default data type
for some functions. This affected queries of type
Fixed bug in queries of type
SELECT * FROM table-list
GROUP BY ... and
SELECT DISTINCT * FROM
Fixed a bug that
of locked and modified table, reported table corruption.
Fixed a bug in
my_getopt() in handling of
special prefixes (
work and the bug may have affected other similar options.
Fixed bug in checking for output file name of the
Added some more optimization to use index for
... FROM many_tables .. ORDER BY key limit #
Fixed problem in
TABLES when a user didn't have access permissions to
one of the opened tables.