This is a bugfix release, fixing recently discovered bugs in the previous MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2 release.
Obtaining MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2. You can download the latest MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2 source code and binaries for supported platforms from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/cluster/.
This Beta release incorporates all bugfixes and changes made in previous MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2 releases, as well as all bugfixes and feature changes which were added in mainline MySQL 5.1 through MySQL 5.1.22 (see Changes in MySQL 5.1.22 (2007-09-24, Release Candidate)).
Please refer to our bug database at http://bugs.mysql.com/ for more details about the individual bugs fixed in this version.
Functionality Added or Changed
Important Note: MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2 and 6.3 source archives are now available in separate commercial and GPL versions. Due to licensing concerns, previous MySQL Cluster NDB 6.2 and 6.3 source archives were removed from the FTP site.
The output of the ndb_mgm client
now indicates when the cluster is in single user mode.
NDB management client command
provided no output when
node_id was the node ID of a
management or API node. Now, when this occurs, the management
client responds with
node_id: is not a data
In a cluster running in diskless mode and with arbitration disabled, the failure of a data node during an insert operation caused other data node to fail. (Bug #31980)
Following an upgrade, ndb_mgmd would fail with an ArbitrationError. (Bug #31690)
NDB storage engine code was not
safe for strict-alias optimization in gcc
after a data node had been shut down could lead to inconsistent
data following a restart of the node.
UPDATE IGNORE could sometimes fail on
NDB tables due to the use of
unitialized data when checking for duplicate keys to be ignored.
An error with an
if statement in
sql/ha_ndbcluster.cc could potentially lead
to an infinite loop in case of failure when working with
AUTO_INCREMENT columns in
An insert or update with combined range and equality constraints
failed when run against an
table with the error Got unknown error from
NDB. An example of such a statement would be
UPDATE t1 SET b = 5 WHERE a IN (7,8) OR a >=
Replication; Cluster Replication: A node failure during replication could lead to buckets out of order; now active subscribers are checked for, rather than empty buckets. (Bug #31701)
When the master mysqld crashed or was
LOST_EVENTS entry was made in
References: See also Bug #21494.