Percona Server 5.7.24-27

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.7.24-27 on December 18, 2018. Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories.

This release is based on MySQL 5.7.24 and includes all the bug fixes in it. Percona Server 5.7.24-27 is now the current GA (Generally Available) release in the 5.7 series.

All software developed by Percona is open-source and free.


If you’re currently using Percona Server 5.7, Percona recommends upgrading to this version of 5.7 prior to upgrading to Percona Server 8.0.

Bugs Fixed

  • When uninstalling Percona Server packages on CentOS 7 default configuration file my.cnf would get removed as well. This fix makes the backup of the configuration file instead of removing it. Bug fixed #5092.