MySQL 5.0.84 for Debian 4.0 “Etch”, remote DoS under review

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Some days after MySQL 5.0.83 has been released, MySQL 5.0.84 is now available on Dotdeb for Etch amd64/i386. Please note that an advisory about a remote DoS for MySQL <5.0.84 is under review : CVE-2009-2446. Therefore, upgrading to this new version is strongly recommanded. As usual, please read the list of changes before upgrading.

MySQL 5.1.36 is available for Debian “Etch” and “Lenny”

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MySQL 5.1.36 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 4.0 “Etch” / Debian 5.0 “Lenny” in amd64/i386 flavours. It fixes a lot of annoying bugs (read the list of changes to be convicted), especially one about granting the right privileges during the Debian post-installation process. The mysql-server-5.1 package should now install without needing any ugly… Read more »

Google Perftools 1.3 available for Lenny

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Do you remember how to speed up your MySQL server using the Google Perftools? It seems that the amd64 flavour of these libraries makes MySQL crash. I just bumped the version of the google-perftools packages for Lenny from 1.0 to 1.3. According to the Changelog they’re bringing a lot of bugfixes and improvements, and then… Read more »

What to expect from MySQL 5.4?

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MySQL 5.4 has been announced at the opening session of MySQL Conference 2009 and a preview is available for download. This release may look as a compromise between the current 5.1 and the major 6.0 branches, but it includes many (IMHO needed) improvements : Sub-query optimizations A new query algorythms Replication killer features : replication heartbeat… Read more »

Built from the Valley, MySQL 5.1.34 is available

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Blogging and building live from MySQL Conf 09… If you want more details about what happens here (technical sessions, MySQL 5.4, InnoDB improvements, MySQL Cluster, Sun/Oracle fusion…) or want to enjoy a drink in the Valley, please let me know… Back to the Dotdeb business : MySQL 5.1.34 has been published with its lot of… Read more »

MySQL 5.1 updated

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Quick post : MySQL AB has just released MySQL 5.1.33… This maintenance release fixes several bugs… The packages are now available for Lenny and Etch, amd64 and i386…They re-introduces the readline support in the MySQL client… Enjoy.

MySQL 5.1.32 is now available

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MySQL AB has just released MySQL 5.1.32. This maintenance release fixes several bugs and one security issue. Upgrading is recommended, especially for those using replication. Last but not least, it is now packaged for Lenny and Etch, amd64 and i386! Feel free to upgrade your servers…