This week we had finally got MySQL 5.6.10 released as GA. It's a
big deal, first MySQL GA release with the entire development
process happened in Oracle from day one, quantum leap (as every
second blog post says these days) in many areas, from scalability
to replication performance, with InnoDB fulltext indexes and
PERFORMANCE_SCHEMA improvements in between... So, this week it
makes sense to concentrate on 5.6 GA and nothing else.
As one of my former colleagues noted, no GA is bug free. Surely there are known and verified bugs in 5.6.10, but not that many. Let me just give you a list to check, in case you plan to upgrade/switch …