Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.29-76.2¶
Based on MySQL 5.6.29, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.29-76.2 is the current GA release in the Percona Server for MySQL 5.6 series. All of Percona‘s software is open-source and free, all the details of the release can be found in the 5.6.29-76.2 milestone at Launchpad.
With Expanded Fast Index Creation enabled, DDL queries involving InnoDB temporary tables would cause later queries on the same tables to produce warnings that their indexes were not found in the index translation table. Bug fixed #1233431.
Package upgrade on Ubuntu would run
mysql_install_dbeven though data directory already existed. Bug fixed #1457614.
Package upgrade on Ubuntu and Debian could reset the
GTIDnumber sequence when post-install script was restarting the service. Bug fixed #1507812.
Starting MySQL with
systemctlwould fail with timeout if the socket was specified with a custom path. Bug fixed #1534825.
Write-heavy workload with a small buffer pool could lead to a deadlock when free buffers are exhausted. Bug fixed #1521905.
libjemalloc.so.1was missing from binary tarball. Bug fixed #1537129.
mysqldumpslowscript has been removed because it was not compatible with Percona Server for MySQL extended slow query log format. Please use pt-query-digest from Percona Toolkit instead. Bug fixed #856910.
cmake/make/make_binary_distributionworkflow was used to produce binary tarballs it would produce tarballs with
mysql-...naming instead of
percona-server-.... Bug fixed #1540385.
Added proper memory cleanup if for some reason a TokuDB table is unable to be opened from a dead closed state. This prevents an assertion from happening the next time the table is attempted to be opened. Bug fixed #917.