Percona Server 5.5.54-38.6

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.5.54-38.6 on February 1st, 2017. Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories.

Based on MySQL 5.5.54, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.5.54-38.6 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series. All of Percona‘s software is open-source and free, all the details of the release can be found in the 5.5.54-38.6 milestone at Launchpad.

Bugs Fixed

Fixed new compilation warnings with GCC 6. Bugs fixed #1641612 and #1644183.

CONCURRENT_CONNECTIONS column in the USER_STATISTICS table was showing incorrect values. Bug fixed #728082.

Audit Log Plugin when set to JSON format was not escaping characters properly. Bug fixed #1548745.

mysqld_safe now limits the use of rm and chown to avoid privilege escalation. chown can now be used only for /var/log directory. Bug fixed #1660265.

Other bugs fixed: #1638897, #1644174, #1644547, and #1644558.

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