MariaDB 10.2.8 Release Notes
Release date: 18 Aug 2017
MariaDB 10.2 is the current stable series of MariaDB. It is an evolution of MariaDB 10.1 with several entirely new features not found anywhere else and with backported and reimplemented features from MySQL 5.6 and 5.7.
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- InnoDB updated to 5.7.19
- TokuDB updated to 5.6.36-82.1
- CONNECT engine updated to 1.06.0001
- Beta support for MongoDB added
- Fix ST_GeomFromGeoJSON (MDEV-12181)
- Fix ST_AsGeoJSON (MDEV-12180)
- Fixed bug that permitted columns being dropped which would would result in an additional constraint being added to the table. See the example in ALTER TABLE (MDEV-11114).
- Nonsensical combinations of SIGNED, UNSIGNED and ZEROFILL are no longer permitted - see Numeric Data Type Overview (MDEV-8659).
- MariaDB Backup now included for Debian and Ubuntu (in MariaDB 10.2.7 it was released only for Red Hat, CentOS, and Fedora)
- Fedora 26 repositories have been added in this release.
- As per the MariaDB Deprecation Policy, this will be the last release of MariaDB 10.2 for Fedora 24.
- Fixes for the following security vulnerabilities:
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