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\user layout due to improper escaping.
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 "
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
--migrate55to56 directive. This initiates a
simplified database migration wizard in MySQL Workbench.
mysql_upgrade.exe is now automatically
executed after performing a MySQL Server upgrade.
Certain characters were not allowed for the user passwords, such
as the string "