Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.3.6


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

MariaDB MaxScale 2.3.6 was released on 2019-04-23. It is a General Availability (GA) release.

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New Features

  • MaxScale main config takes precedence over runtime config on restart. (MXS-2417)

  • Support added for MASTER_SSL in MariaDB Monitor for encrypting replication traffic. (MXS-2344)

  • Support added to REST API and MaxCtrl for --force option for set server command, to close all connections to server when it is set in maintenance mode.

Issues Fixed

  • Fixes retain_last_statements not appearing in MaxCtrl show maxscale command. (MXS-2423)

  • Fixes hang on query during multiple transaction replays. (MXS-2419)

  • Fixes crash on transaction replay if log_info is on and session starts with no Primary Server. (MXS-2418)

  • Fixes possible memory leak. (MXS-2416)

  • Fixes MaxScale disconnect after commit without begin from Icinga2. (MXS-2324)

  • Fixes MaxScale consuming large amounts of memory even when buffer limits are set. (MXS-2259)