MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38 Release Notes
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Release date: 25 Jun 2014
MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38 is a Stable (GA) release. It is a merge of MariaDB 5.5.38 and Galera Cluster with additional bug fixes.
Various articles about MariaDB Galera Cluster, including known limitations and how to get started are available in the Galera section of the Knowledge Base.
For a list of changes made in MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38, with links to detailed information on each push, see the MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38 Changelog.
Notes about this release
- MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38 includes MariaDB 5.5.38 with Codership
3997) and Galera 25.3.5.
- This version of MariaDB Galera Cluster supports
wsrepAPI v25 which means MariaDB Galera Cluster can be used with either a 25.2.x or 25.3.x Galera
wsrepprovider. A 25.3.x
wsrepprovider is included in the MariaDB repositories and both 25.3.x and 25.2.x wsrep providers are available on the downloads page.
- wsrep_sst_rsync (sst script) in MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.38 uses
lsofwhich might not be installed by default on some linux distributions. It has to be installed if the
wsrep_sst_methodis set to
rsync(default). Package managers should be able to automatically resolve this dependency (MDEV-6264).
- Galera rpm packages had a file conflicting with Filesystem package (MDEV-4218), which caused installation to fail. Fixed Galera packages are now available for the following flavors : Fedora 19, Fedora 20 and CentOS 6.
See the MariaDB 5.5.38 Release Notes and Changelog for more information on the changes in MariaDB.
Note: If Galera 25.2.x and 25.3.x are both being used in the cluster, MariaDB
with Galera 25.3.x must be started with
wsrep_provider_options='socket.checksum=1' in order to make it backward
compatible with Galera v2. Galera wsrep providers other than 25.3.x or 25.2.x
are not supported.
This release contains fixes for bugs, compiler errors/warnings and improvements in existing scripts.
A list of all the bugs fixed can be found in the changelog.
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