Changed copyright for all files to GPL for the server code and utilities and to LGPL for the client libraries. See http://www.fsf.org/licenses/.
Fixed bug where all rows matching weren't updated on a
MyISAM table when doing update based on
key on a table with many keys and some key changed values.
The Linux MySQL RPMs and binaries are now statically linked with a linuxthread version that has faster mutex handling when used with MySQL.
ORDER BY can now use
REF keys to find subsets of the rows that
need to be sorted.
Changed name of
print_defaults program to
my_print_defaults to avoid name
NULLIF() to work as required by
net_write_timeout as startup parameters
Fixed bug that destroyed index when doing
--sort-records on a table with prefix compressed
myisampack to the standard MySQL
Added the syntax
BEGIN WORK (the same as
Fixed core dump bug when using
LOAD TABLE FROM MASTER.
FLUSH MASTER and
Fixed big/little endian problem in the replication.
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