Tag - Percona Server for MySQL

Percona Server for MySQL® is a free, fully compatible, enhanced, open source drop-in replacement for MySQL that provides superior performance, scalability and instrumentation. With over 3,000,000 downloads, Percona Server’s self-tuning algorithms and support for extremely high-performance hardware delivers excellent performance and reliability.

Percona Server 5.7.16-10 is now available

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7

Percona announces the GA release of Percona Server 5.7.16-10 on November 28, 2016. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories.
Based on MySQL 5.7.16, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.7.16-10 is the current GA release in the Percona Server 5.7 series. Percona’s provides completely open-source and free […]

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Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.53-38.5 is now available

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.18-15

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.53-38.4 on November 23, 2016. Based on MySQL 5.5.53, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.53-38.5 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series.
Percona Server for MySQL is open-source and free. You can find release details in the 5.5.53-38.5 […]

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Percona Server 5.5.53-38.4 is now available

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.18-15

Percona announces the release of Percona Server 5.5.53-38.4 on November 18, 2016. Based on MySQL 5.5.53, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.5.53-38.4 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series.
Percona Server is open-source and free. You can find release details in the 5.5.53-38.4 milestone on Launchpad. Downloads are available […]

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Percona responds to CVE-2016-6663 and CVE-2016-6664

CVE-2016-9962

Percona has addressed CVE-2016-6663 and CVE-2016-6664 in releases of Percona Server for MySQL and Percona XtraDB Cluster.
Percona is happy to announce that the following vulnerabilities are fixed in current releases of Percona Server for MySQL and Percona XtraDB Cluster:

CVE-2016-6663: allows a local system user with access to the affected database in the context of a […]

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Announcing MyRocks in Percona Server for MySQL

MyRocks in Percona Server

Announcing MyRocks in Percona Server for MySQL.
RocksDB has been taking the world by the storm!
RocksDB counts Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Airbnb and Netflix among its users. It is the storage engine for many open source database technologies, including CockroachDB, Apache Flink, TiKV and Dgraph. It is also integrated with MySQL and MongoDB as the MyRocks and […]

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Using the loose_ option prefix in my.cnf

MySQL Grants and Users

In this blog post, I’ll look at how to use the loose_ option prefix in my.cnf in MySQL.
mysqld throws errors at startup – and refuses to start up – if a non-existent options are defined in the my.cnf file.
For example:

2016-10-05 15:56:07 23864 [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown variable ‘bogus_option=1’

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2016-10-05 15:56:07 23864 [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown variable ‘bogus_option=1’

The MySQL manual has a solution: use the loose_ prefix […]

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Webinar Wednesday, September 28: Percona Software News and Roadmap Update – Q3 2016

Please join Percona founder and CEO Peter Zaitsev for a webinar Wednesday, September 28 at 11 am PDT (UTC-7) where he’ll discuss Percona Software News and Roadmap Update – Q3 2016.
Come and listen to Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev discuss what’s new in Percona open source software, including Percona Server for MySQL and MongoDB, Percona […]

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Percona Server Critical Update CVE-2016-6662

CVE-2016-9962

This blog is an announcement for a Percona Server update with regards to CVE-2016-6662.
We have added a fix for CVE-2016-6662 in the following releases:

Percona Server 5.5.51-38.1
Percona Server 5.5.51-38.2
Percona Server 5.6.32-78.0
Percona Server 5.6.32-78.1
Percona Server 5.7.14-7
Percona Server 5.7.14-8
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.5.41-25.12
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.30-25.16.2
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.30-25.16.3

From seclist.org:
An independent research has revealed multiple severe MySQL vulnerabilities. This […]

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Percona Server 5.7.14-7 is now available

percona server for MySQL

Percona announces the GA release of Percona Server 5.7.14-7 on August 23, 2016. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories.
Based on MySQL 5.7.14, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.7.14-7 is the current GA release in the Percona Server 5.7 series. Percona’s provides completely open-source and free […]

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