Release date: 17 Jun 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 5.5.50 is a maintenance release. It includes several bugfixes and updates, including from MySQL 5.5.50. Notable changes include:
- XtraDB updated to 5.5.49-37.9
- HeidiSQL updated to 9.3
- Various bintar builds for POWER8 ppc64 and ppc64le architectures now available
- Fixes for the following security vulnerabilities:
A full list of all changes is in the changelog.
Thanks, and enjoy MariaDB!