- MySQL now includes DTrace support on Oracle Linux 6 or higher with UEK kernel.
- A new system variable
binlog_impossible_modecontrols what happens if the server cannot write to the binary log, for example, due to a file error.
- The mysqlhotcopy utility is now deprecated and will be removed in a future version of MySQL
5.6.20 has a slew of bug fixes, functionality changes, and notes.
So why should you be reading the changes on a regular basis?
There isa goldmine of information in them. For instance, if you
blobs, consider this: …