MySQL 5.1.47, a security-focused release, is available

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MySQL 5.1.47 is now available on Dotdeb for your Lenny servers, in amd64 and i386 flavours. This is a security-oriented release that fixes some serious flaws… Please read full changelog for more information. Please also note that the InnoDB plugin has been upgraded to version 1.0.8 and is now considered of General Availability quality. Feel free… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.46 is now available

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MySQL 5.1.46 is now available on Dotdeb for your Lenny servers, in amd64 and i386 flavours. It fixes a lot of annoying bugs and upgrades the InnoDB plugin to version 1.0.7 for more performances. Be careful : the MySQL server is now split in two separate packages : mysql-server-core-5.1 that contains only the mysqld binary… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.45 is available

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Sorry, but I forgot to write a note about it. Here’s a quick one… MySQL 5.1.45 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 5.0 “Lenny” in amd64/i386 flavours. This is a bug fix release, but please read the Changelog carefully before upgrading.

MySQL 5.1.43 is available for Debian “Lenny” (and “Etch”…)

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MySQL 5.1.43 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 5.0 “Lenny” / Debian 4.0 “Etch” in amd64/i386 flavours. Please note that it’s the last update for Etch, because the security supports ends for this branch (time to upgrade!). This maintenance release comes with many improvements and bugfixes, especially the InnoDB plugin 1.0.6 (please read the… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.41 has been updated to fix a security issue

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I just uploaded new MySQL 5.1.41 packages that fix a remote buffer overflow in MySQL servers that use the embedded YaSSL library : Lenz Grimmer gives more information about this issue CVE-2009-4484 has been filled Since Debian and Dotdeb are impacted, you are strongly encouraged to upgrade your servers.

MySQL 5.1.40 is available for Debian “Lenny” and “Etch” with InnoDB-plugin support

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MySQL 5.1.40 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 5.0 “Lenny” / Debian 4.0 “Etch” in amd64/i386 flavours. As usual, this maintenance release fixes a lot of bugs (please read the Changelog for more details). Please note that the packaging is a little bit different from the official Debian packaging, to include the InnoDB plugin… Read more »

Google Perftools 1.4 are available for Debian 5.0 “Lenny”

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Looking for a new way to speed up your MySQL server? The tcmalloc library from Google Perftools could be the answer (about 15-20% performance improvement). Refer to this (updated) How-to for more information. I just packaged Google Perftools 1.4 for Debian 5.0 (a.k.a. “Lenny”). According to the Changelog, they’re bringing a lot of bugfixes and improvements, and… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.39 released for Debian “Etch” and “Lenny”

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MySQL 5.1.39 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 4.0 “Etch” / Debian 5.0 “Lenny” in amd64/i386 flavours. This maintenance release fixes a lot of bugs. Please note that the Lenny version introduces some hardening features. As usual, please read the list of changes in 5.1.39 before upgrading.