Release Notes for MariaDB MaxScale 2.5.2

Overview

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

MariaDB MaxScale 2.5.2 was released on 2020-08-14. This release is of General Availability (GA) maturity.

Notable Changes

  • Support added for AddNode and RemoveNode to the ColumnStore Monitor. (MXS-3099)

  • Support PAM authentications involving more than simple password exchanges. (MXS-2383)

Platforms

In alignment to the MariaDB Corporation Engineering Policy, MariaDB MaxScale 2.5.2 is provided for:

  • CentOS 7

  • Debian 9

  • Debian 10

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15

  • Ubuntu 18.04

  • Ubuntu 20.04