Functionality Added or Changed
The mysql_tableinfo script has been removed.
Information similar to that produced by this script is available
from tables in the
MySQL Cluster; Partitioning:
Specifying the wrong nodegroup in a
TABLE statement using partitioning would lead to the
table name being locked after the statement failed (that is, the
table name could not be re-used).
When two threads competed for the same table, a deadlock could
occur if one thread also had a lock on another table through
LOCK TABLES and the thread was
attempting to remove the table in some manner while the other
thread tried to place locks on both tables.
statement with a
PARTITION BY clause in a
prepared statement could crash a server running in debug mode.
ORDER BY in a query with a partitioned
table on a 64-bit operating system could crash the server.