A few days ago, Oracle released three new MySQL GA versions: 8.2.0, 8.0.35 and 5.7.44. I skimmed the release notes (8.2.0, 8.0.35 and 5.7.44), and I am not impressed. I guess that I would be even less impressed / more disappointed if I had checked in greater detail, and if I had reviewed the 8.1.0, 8.0.34 and 5.7.43 release notes. The subject of my disappointment is Oracle not
The latest release of MySQL (July 18th, 2023) marks a new era for the most popular Open Source database, with the very first Innovation Release (8.1.0). More will follow before MySQL’s very first LTS Release sees the light of day.
This new Innovation Release already contains contributions from our great Community. MySQL 8.1.0 contains patches from Meta, Allen Long, Daniël van Eeden, Brent Gardner, Yura Sorokin (Percona) and Kento Takeuchi.
Let’s have a look at all these contributions:
MySQL Connector Python
- #93643 – Contribution: fix recv compress bug – Allen Long …