A release that includes MySQL server 5.5.30 and 5.6.10.
After upgrading from a MySQL Server 5.1 installation, the service for MySQL Server 5.1 was not deleted. (Bug #16238340)
User accounts could not be created using the
domain\userlayout due to improper escaping. (Bug #16223292)
A new validation routine was added that will report an error while attempting to create a user that already exists. Before MySQL Installer would silently fail. (Bug #16204038)
Passing in the "
--product=*" option to the MySQL Installer Console would not function when used to remove products with the "
--action=remove" option. (Bug #15860256)
A Migrate 5.5 data to 5.6 Server with Workbench option was added. If MySQL Server 5.5 data is present, and MySQL Server 5.6 is being installed, then it will be selected by default. If it and the Launch MySQL Workbench option are both selected, then completing the installation will load MySQL Workbench with the
--migrate55to56directive. This initiates a simplified database migration wizard in MySQL Workbench. (Bug #14834852)
mysql_upgrade.exeis now automatically executed after performing a MySQL Server upgrade. (Bug #14834832)
Certain characters were not allowed for the user passwords, such as the string "
',.pyf". (Bug #13702313)