Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.3.18


MariaDB MaxScale is an advanced database proxy, firewall, and query router. MaxScale is a component of MariaDB Enterprise.

MariaDB MaxScale 2.3.18 was released on 2020-03-11. It is a General Availability (GA) release.

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Issues Fixed

  • Fixes qc_sqlite leaking memory with complex CREATE TABLE queries. (MXS-2917)

  • Fixes server character set being set to latin1 on retrieval query failures. (MXS-2899)

  • Fixes server wrongly in Running state after failure to connect. (MXS-2896)

  • Fixes failure to download Avro tar file. (MXS-2894)

  • Fixes session closed by MaxScale when it received "auth switch request" packet from back-end server. (MXS-2883)

  • Documents failover timing estimates. (MXS-2832)

  • Fixes MaxScale process running after uninstalling the MaxScale package. (MXS-2810)

  • Fixes calling MaxAdmin or MaxCtrl in a monitor event script can cause a deadlock. (MXS-2277)