MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.40 Release Notes
Release date: 17 Oct 2014
For a list of changes made in MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.40, with links to detailed information on each push, see the MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.40 Changelog.
Notes about this release
- MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.40 includes MariaDB 5.5.40 with Codership
4026) 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.
- Restrictions on the use of the Query Cache in MariaDB Galera Cluster have been lifted with this release.
- As per the MariaDB Deprecation Policy, this will be the last release of MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5 for both Ubuntu 13.10 "Saucy" and Mint 16 "Petra".
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.
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