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MySQL Connector/NodeJS 1.0.6 M5 has been released

MySQL Connector/Node.js is a new Node.js driver for use with the X DevAPI. This release, v1.0.6 M5, is the fourth development release of the MySQL Connector/Node.js 1.0 series.

The X DevAPI enables application developers to write code that combines the strengths of the relational and document models using a modern, NoSQL-like syntax that does not assume previous experience writing traditional SQL.

MySQL Connector/Node.js can be downloaded through npm (see for details) or from

To learn more about how to write applications using the X DevAPI, see For more information about how the X DevAPI is implemented in MySQL Connector/Node.js, and its usage, see


Please note that the X DevAPI requires at least MySQL Server version 5.7.12 or higher with the X Plugin enabled. For general documentation about how to get started using MySQL as a document store, see

Functionality Added or Changed

  • Added support for validating the server certificate with
    a given CA and/or CRL.
  • Added support for creating TLS sessions with a URI or
    connection string.
  • Added support for creating IPv6 sessions with a URI or
    connection string.
  • Added support for single array or multiple argument
    function calls on the public API.

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed issues with collection.bind(). (Bug #23236379)
  • Fixed parsing issues on URI and connection string
  • Updated behavior of collection.add([]) to avoid confusing

Enjoy and thanks for the support!

On behalf of the MySQL/Oracle Release Engineering Team
Lars Tangvald