Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.7

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

MariaDB MaxScale 2.4.7 was released on 2020-02-13. It is a General Availability (GA) release.

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Bug Fixes

  • Direct replication mode can hang on shutdown. (MXS-2889)

  • Documents admin_auth as not modifiable at runtime. (MXS-2887)

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

  • Fixes typo in MariaDB Monitor slave connection printing. (MXS-2880)

  • Monitor connections not insisting on SSL being used. (MXS-2878)

  • Fixes bugs in MaxScale RPM post-uninstall script. (MXS-2871)

  • Strings with newlines break configuration serialization. (MXS-2859)

  • Fixes hang with writeq_high_water. (MXS-2858)

  • ssl_verify_peer_certificate should not be on by default. (MXS-2857)

  • Fixes CAST function displaying contents of Masked column. (MXS-2851)

  • Fixes MaxScale masking not working with UNION ALL. (MXS-2850)

  • Fixes unexpected internal state: received response. (MXS-2822)

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

  • Fixes incorrect default character set. (MXS-2784)