MariaDB 11.6.0 Release Notes

You are viewing an old version of this article. View the current version here.

Release date: Unreleased

Do not use alpha releases in production!

MariaDB 11.6 is a rolling release. It is an evolution of MariaDB 11.5 with several entirely new features.

MariaDB 11.6.0 is a single preview release. Features are to be considered preview, and none are guaranteed to make it into MariaDB 11.6.

For an overview of MariaDB 11.6 see the What is MariaDB 11.6? page.

Thanks, and enjoy MariaDB!

Notable Items

  • The default character set has been changed from latin1 to utf8mb4 (MDEV-19123)
  • Automatic SST user account management (MDEV-31809)
  • Set thread names for MariaDB Server threads (MDEV-32537)
  • new auth plugin (MDEV-32618)
  • Extend Unix socket authentication to support authentication_string (MDEV-33479)
  • Add option --dir to mariadb-import (MDEV-33627)
  • Improve selectivity computations for multi-part keys (MDEV-33697)
  • New definition for Seconds_Behind_Master (MDEV-33856)
  • DELETE (single table) to support table aliases (MDEV-33988)

Be notified of new MariaDB Server releases automatically by subscribing to the MariaDB Foundation community announce 'at' announcement list (this is a low traffic, announce-only list). MariaDB plc customers will be notified for all new releases, security issues and critical bug fixes for all MariaDB plc products thanks to the Notification Services.

MariaDB may already be included in your favorite OS distribution. More information can be found on the Distributions which Include MariaDB page.


Comments loading...
Content reproduced on this site is the property of its respective owners, and this content is not reviewed in advance by MariaDB. The views, information and opinions expressed by this content do not necessarily represent those of MariaDB or any other party.