Release date: 10 Sept 2013
MariaDB Java Client 1.1.4 is a Stable (GA) release. In general this means that there are no known serious bugs, except for those marked as feature requests, that no bugs were fixed since last release that caused a notable code changes, and that we believe the code is ready for general usage (based on bug inflow).
For a list of all changes made in this release, with links to detailed information on each push, see the changelog.
It is now possible to connect to the server via Unix domain sockets (on Unix
platforms) or shared memory (Windows). For domain socket connections, add
localSocket=<socket_path>" to the connection URL. For shared memory
connections, add "
Shared memory and unix domain socket support is implemented using Java Native Access (JNA) library, and this means that applications that use these features will need jna.jar and jna-platform.jar to be present in the classpath at runtime (CONJ-50, CONJ-51). More information about the JNA project can be found at https://github.com/twall/jna
Bugs fixed in this release
Some of the bugs fixed include:
ResultSet.getTimestamp()did not work with TIME columns (CONJ-54)
DatabaseMetaDatawill now return correct information about case senstivity handling, dependent on
supportsMixedCaseIdentifiers(),supportsMixedCaseQuotedIdentifiers()will return true if
lower_case_table_namesis 0 (case-sensitive)
storesLowerCaseIdentifiers(),storesLowerCaseQuotedIdentifiers()will return true if
lower_case_table_namesis 1 ( case-insensitive, lowercase conversion)
storesMixedCase[Identifiers(),storesMixedCaseQuotedIdentifiers()will returns true if
lower_case_table_namesis 2 (case-insensitive, but case-preserving)
DatabaseMetaData.getDatabaseMinorVersion()incorrectly returned major version instead of minor (CONJ-56)
PreparedStatement.setObject()now correctly handles objects of type
- If connection is idle,
Statement.cancel()is now a no-op. Previously, "KILL QUERY" was sent to database no matter whether statement was executed or not (CONJ-58)
- Provide public method
Driver.unloadDriver()to cleanup after driver unload, to workaround Tomcat's classloading issues (CONJ-61)
PreparedStatement.toString()output more meaningful (CONJ-62)
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