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Percona Server 5.6.14-62.0 is now available

 | October 24, 2013 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software

Percona Server version 5.6.14-62.0
Percona Server version 5.6.14-62.0

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.6.14-62.0 on October 24th, 2013 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories.

Based on MySQL 5.6.14, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.6.14-62.0 is the current GA release in the Percona Server 5.6 series. All of Percona’s software is open-source and free, all the details of the release can be found in the 5.6.14-62.0 milestone at Launchpad.

New Features:

Bugs Fixed:

  • Percona Server could crash server could crash while accessing BLOB or TEXT columns in InnoDB tables if the Support for Fake Changes was enabled. Bug fixed #1188168.
  • Expanded Program Option Modifiers did not deallocate memory correctly. Bug fixed #1167487.
  • Some Expanded Program Option Modifiers didn’t have an effect if they were specified in non-normalized way (innodb_io_capacity vs innodb-io-capacity). Bug fixed #1233294.
  • Building Percona Server with -DHAVE_PURIFY option would result in an error. Fixed by porting the close_socket function from MariaDB. Bug fixed #1203567.
  • Enabling Enforcing Storage Engine feature could lead to error on Percona Server shutdown. Bug fixed #1233354.
  • Storage engine enforcement (enforce_storage_engine) is now ignored when the server is started in either bootstrap or skip-grant-tables mode. Bug fixed #1236938.
  • When installed Percona Server 5.6.13-61.0 GA release was still showing RC instead of GA on Debian-based systems. Bug fixed #1239418.

Other bugs fixed: bug fixed #1238008, bug fixed #1190604, bug fixed #1200162, bug fixed #1188172, and bug fixed #1214727.

Release notes for Percona Server 5.6.14-62.0 are available in our online documentation. Bugs can be reported on the launchpad bug tracker.



  • Hi
    I have been able to compile and run this version “Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0” on my imac running 10.6.8.
    I used gcc version 4.6.0 from xcode, cmake version, zlib-1.2.8 and have it running with this message:-
    2013-10-29 20:55:54 3573 [Note] InnoDB: Percona XtraDB (https://www.percona.com) 5.6.14-60.3 started; log sequence number 1626077.
    I got a number of “has no symbols” while linking static libraries like libstrings.a, libmysys.a, libinnobase.a and others including libmysqlclient.a

    I have sent you the output for libmysqlclient.a (for brevity), let me know if you need the output for others too.
    Linking C static library libmysqlclient.a
    /usr/bin/ranlib: file: libmysqlclient.a(mysqlclient_depends.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/ranlib: file: libmysqlclient.a(mysqlclient_depends.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/ranlib: warning for library: libmysqlclient.a the table of contents is empty (no object file members in the library define global symbols)
    /usr/bin/libtool: warning same member name (get_password.c.o) in output file used for input files: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/extra/yassl/libyassl.a(get_password.c.o) and: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/libmysql/libclientlib.a(get_password.c.o) due to use of basename, truncation and blank padding
    /usr/bin/libtool: file: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/strings/libstrings.a(longlong2str.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/libtool: file: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/vio/libvio.a(viopipe.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/libtool: file: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/vio/libvio.a(vioshm.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/libtool: file: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/mysys/libmysys.a(my_getpagesize.c.o) has no symbols
    /usr/bin/libtool: file: /Users/marcanthony/Desktop/ajrajkumar/software/Percona-Server-5.6.14-rel62.0/mysys/libmysys.a(my_lockmem.c.o) has no symbols

    Let me know if I can help in any other way. Regards

  • Thanks for the post, A.J., however our discussion forums are the best place to ask a detailed question like yours. Here’s the URL to the Percona Server forum: https://www.percona.com/forums/questions-discussions/mysql-and-percona-server

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