This release introduces a new major feature – ‘read-only’ connections – as well as Kerberos authentication support and a few bug fixes.
Changes as compared to MySQL GUI 12.3.3 include:
* Added an option for defining a connection as ‘read-only’.
There is a checkbox in the connection settings and when
checked the title bar will inform user about the ‘read-only’
state. In ‘read-only’ state statements that write cannot be
executed. For more details please see note at the bottom.
* Added support for the MariaDB auth_gssapi (Kerberos) plugin. This plugin is available with the latest 3.0 (alpha) Connector/C from MariaDB. But there seems to be a huge popular demand for this already, and we have backported it to the 2.3 connector version we use in SQLyog. Note that support …