Tag - Release Candidate

MySQL 8.0.4 RC: auth_socket Users Beware!

MySQL 8.0.4 RC

The news that the latest MySQL 8.0.4 RC (release candidate) is available is indeed exciting. Unfortunately for users of the auth_socket plugin, dangers lie in wait!
Back in November 2015, I reported Failure of auth_socket authentication with sha256_password as default. This prevents users that identify with the
auth_socket plugin from logging in after SHA256 authentication has […]

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Percona Server 5.6.11-60.3 first Release Candidate now available

Percona Server for MySQL version 5.6.11-60.3
Percona is glad to announce the first Release Candidate release of Percona Server 5.6.11-60.3 on June 3rd, 2013 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories).
Based on MySQL 5.6.11, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.6.11-60.3 is the first RC release in the Percona […]

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