Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.6

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

MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.6 was released on 2020-01-24. It is a General Availability (GA) release.

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New Features

  • Enables the systemd unit after installing the MaxScale package. (MXS-2758)

Bug Fixes

  • Removes password info from maxscale log. (MXS-2843)

  • Not configuring ssl_ca_cert now uses system CA. (MXS-2839)

  • Transaction retrying on deadlock is not configurable. (MXS-2834)

  • Deleting a filter doesn't remove the persisted file. (MXS-2829)

  • Documents basic user access from MaxCtrl's perspective. (MXS-2824)

  • Generic error message "Invalid object relations for" when dynamically creating or linking items in MaxScale with MaxCtrl. (MXS-2821)

  • Fixes wrong error message for failed authentication. (MXS-2820)

  • [Warning] Platform does not support O_DIRECT in conjunction with pipes. (MXS-2815)

  • "Auth Error" server status only documented in 1.4 documentation. (MXS-2812)

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

  • session_trace doesn't contain all messages. (MXS-2801)

  • Documents net_write_timeout. (MXS-2798)

  • Expands documentation for MaxScale's monitor script is incomplete (MXS-2792)

  • Fixes max_connections problem (MXS-2710)

  • Fixes creating many short sessions in parallel leading to errors. (MXS-619)