Changes and Improvements in MariaDB 10.5

MariaDB 10.5 will be the next major development version. There are currently no releases. MariaDB 10.4 is currently stable and feature-complete, so new features will be going into 10.5.

Implemented Features

Storage Engines

  • The S3 storage engine allows one to archive MariaDB tables in Amazon S3, or any third-party public or private cloud that implements S3 API.
  • The Aria max key length is now 2000 bytes, compared to 1000 bytes in MyISAM.

Thread Pool


Binary Log


  • Switch Perl DBI scripts from DBD::mysql to DBD::MariaDB driver (MDEV-19755)


For a list of all new variables, see System Variables Added in MariaDB 10.5 and Status Variables Added in MariaDB 10.5.


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