This release fixes bugs since 6.3.7.
In Visual Studio Table Designer, if you tried to save a new table using an existing table name, subsequently you would not be prompted to choose a new name, preventing you from saving the table. (Bug #13785918)
Visual Studio 2010 Table Designer could give an error
“Object reference not set to an instance of an
object” for schemas with certain combinations of column
names and foreign key references. The SQL syntax was incorrect
ALTER TABLE statement
generated by the Table Designer.
(Bug #13591545, Bug #63714)
In table designer for Visual Studio, you could not create a foreign key that referenced the same table as source and destination. When adding a new relationship, the Referenced table list did not offer the original table as one of the choices. (Bug #13481340)
Creating a table through the Server Explorer Window on Visual
Studio 2010 could fail with a MySQL syntax error. The properties
CREATE TABLE statement
could be listed in incorrect order.
In Table Designer for Visual Studio, trying to delete
foreign keys from an
InnoDB table showed an error, and the change
was not saved.
When creating a project in VisualStudio using a .NET framework
such as 3.0 or 3.5 (anything less than 4.0), the Connector/Net
MySql.Data.dll) was not listed in
the Add References dialog box. The
workaround was to browse to the library and add it manually.
(Bug #13491678, Bug #60462)
When a new column was added in Table Designer without selecting an associated data type, an error would occur trying to save the column definition. (Bug #13481298)
When creating a foreign key relationship in Table Designer,
changes to the
ON UPDATE and
CASCADE settings were not reflected in the actual
table definition, as displayed by
Removing a method was not affecting the indexes list of the table object, as defined within the Table Designer. (Bug #13481313)
The columns added in descending sort order were not included in the index, as defined within the Server Explorer. (Bug #13481709)
The comment property and index type were not added in the definition of the index, as defined within the Server Explorer. (Bug #13481314)
The Connector/Net installed for all users, and thus was not
available in the
Add/Remove Programs dialog
for users other than the one who installed it.
The default value for
CHAR field types would contain single
When creating a tableadapter through a Dataset form in Visual
MaxLength of the field for a
CHAR column could be set to 3 times the
length of the table column. Although this many bytes could be
needed to hold a UTF-8 character value, the length value was not
appropriate for restricting the length of a
(Bug #12860224, Bug #62094)
When adding a
LONGTEXT column Visual Studio, the facet
Fixed length had to be set to
false, even though these types allow
(Bug #12848277, Bug #54915)
Using a combination of
EntityCollection Navigation Property, and
DataPager caused a
NullReferenceException error in the
(Bug #12776517, Bug #61714)
Executing a “LINQ to Entity” query could result in
(Bug #12776598, Bug #61729)
Connector/NET experienced poor performance when adding
parameters to the
(Bug #62653, Bug #13331475)
The Unicode quotation mark character
was not escaped by the
(Bug #62585, Bug #13092886)
Using a return parameter without a name resulted in an
(Bug #62416, Bug #13006969)
Mono runtime did not support hashed
(Bug #62203, Bug #13041618)
ProviderManifest.xml to map
TIMESTAMP database columns to the
DateTime .NET type.
(Bug #55351, Bug #12652602)
Snapshot isolation level.
(Bug #61589, Bug #12698020)
SchemaDefinition-5.5.ssdl was modified to
CHAR(36) columns as a GUID.
(Bug #61657, Bug #12708208)
SqlFragment.QuoteIdentifier was modified to
add MySQL quotes around identifiers.
(Bug #61635, Bug #12707285)
MySqlScript was modified to enable correct
processing of the
DELIMITER command when not
followed by a new line.
(Bug #61680, Bug #12732279)
MySqlDataReader.Close was modified to use
Default behavior when clearing remaining result sets.
(Bug #61690, Bug #12723423)
The ASP.NET membership provider was modified to create and query all related tables using lowercase names. (Bug #61108, Bug #12702009)