MySQL Connector/Net 6.8.1 is a new version of the .NET driver for MySQL. This is a beta release for the 6.8.x series and is not recommended for production environments. It is appropriate for use with the MySQL server versions 5.0-5.6.
Functionality Added or Changed
Removed installer validation when MySQL for Visual Studio is installed.
Added idempotent script for Entity Framework 6 migrations.
Changed EF migration history table to use a single column as primary key.
Added support for Entity Framework 6.0
Could not open the ASP.NET Web Configuration tool in the Solution Explorer when using MySQL for Visual Studio 1.0.2 and Connector/Net 6.7.5. (Bug #17898244, Bug #69808)
Connector/NET wrote wrong version for binding redirects.