mysqlperl is now from
Msql-Mysql-modules. This means that
connect() now takes
arguments! The old version took
12:10:10' formats required by SQL-99.
change! This has the unfortunate side-effect that
you no longer can have columns named
TIMESTAMP. :( Old columns can still be
Changed Makefiles to hopefully work better with BSD systems.
manual.dvi is now included in the
distribution to avoid having stupid
programs trying to rebuild it.
readline library upgraded to version 2.1.
A new sortorder german-1. That is a normal ISO-Latin1 with a german sort order.
DBD is now
included in the distribution.
DBI is now
the recommended way to connect to MySQL from Perl.
New portable benchmark suite with
with test results from
mSQL 2.0.3, MySQL,
PostgreSQL 6.2.1 and Solid server 2.2.
crash-me is now included with the
benchmarks; this is a Perl program designed to find as many
limits as possible in an SQL server. Tested with
mSQL, PostgreSQL, Solid and MySQL.
Fixed bug in range-optimizer that crashed MySQL on some queries.
Table and column name completion for
mysql command-line tool, by Zeev Suraski
and Andi Gutmans.
Added new command
REPLACE that works like
INSERT but replaces conflicting records
with the new record.
REPLACE INTO TABLE ... SELECT
... works also.
Added new commands
RENAME option to
ALTER TABLE name RENAME TO
make_binary_distribution now includes
libmysqlclient.a. This should make
linking work for people who don't have
my_net_write() because of a name conflict
Stack checking and
bison memory overrun
checking to make MySQL safer with weird queries.
This is a translation of the MySQL Reference Manual that can be found at dev.mysql.com. The original Reference Manual is in English, and this translation is not necessarily as up to date as the English version.