This is a Service Pack release of the MySQL Enterprise Server 5.0.
This section documents all changes and bugfixes that have been applied since the last MySQL Enterprise Server release (5.0.74).
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Functionality Added or Changed
libedit library was upgraded to version
EXPLAIN EXTENDED evaluation of
aggregate functions that required a temporary table caused a
Creating a table with a comment of 62 characters or longer caused a server crash. (Bug #39591)
DATE_FORMAT() could cause a
server crash for year-zero dates.
When substituting system constant functions with a constant
result, the server was not expecting
function return values and could crash.
The SSL certificates included with MySQL distributions were regenerated because the previous ones had expired. (Bug #42366)
Some queries using
...) led to a server crash due to a failed type cast.
Tables could enter open table cache for a thread without being properly cleaned up, leading to a server crash. (Bug #42419)
An attempt by a user who did not have the
SUPER privilege to kill a system
thread could cause a server crash.