gh-ost 1.0.42 is released and available for download.
JSON data type is now supported.
There is a soft-limitation, that your
JSON may not
be part of your
PRIMARY KEY. Currently this isn't
even supported by MySQL anyhow.
Two noteworthy changes are:
- Client side prepared statements reduce network traffic and round trips to the server.
- Range query iteration avoids creating temporary tables and filesorting.
We're not running benchmarks at this time to observe performance gains.
More tests validating
5.7 compatibility (at this
time GitHub runs MySQL
5.7 in production).
Many other changes included.
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