Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.5

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

MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.5 was released on 2019-12-21. It is a General Availability (GA) release.

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New Features

  • Allows database renaming in the Binary Log Filter. (MXS-2785)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes MaxCtrl showing password in clear text. (MXS-2813)

  • Fixes 2.3 links in 2.4 documentation. (MXS-2809)

  • Fixes hang on persistent connections in Read Connection Router. (MXS-2803)

  • Fixes COM_RESET_CONNECTION, being treated as a write. (MXS-2802)

  • Fixes logging of user reload. (MXS-2794)

  • Fixes masking filter performing case-sensitive checks against unquoted case-insensitive identifiers in function calls and WHERE clauses. (MXS-2788)

  • Fixes wrong thread id causing MaxScale to crash. (MXS-2782)

  • Fixes Binlog Filter skipping commit when writing to MariaDB ColumnStore. (MXS-2776)

  • Documents that a crashed Primary Server can break auto_rejoin in semi-synchronous replication. (MXS-2775)

  • Fixes MaxScale not routing TEMPORARY TABLE reading to the Primary Server. (MXS-2498)