Release date: 22 Apr 2016
This is a Stable (GA) release.
In most respects MariaDB will work exactly as MySQL: all commands, interfaces, libraries and APIs that exist in MySQL also exist in MariaDB.
Updates & Bug Fixes
MariaDB 5.5.49 is a maintenance release. It includes several bugfixes and updates, including from MySQL 5.5.49. Notable updates include:
- XtraDB updated to 5.5.48-37.8
- The Windows compiler used by MariaDB from this release drops Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 support.
- Fixes for the following security vulnerabilities:
A full list of all changes is in the changelog.
Thanks, and enjoy MariaDB!